Blessing of the Animals

Blessing of the Animals


Sunday, October 10, 2021    
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm


Humane Society of Broward County
2070 Griffin Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL

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The Humane Society of Broward County invites pet parents to bring their special furry friends for a Blessing of the Animals, in recognition of the Feast of Saint Francis, the patron saint of animals.  The Blessing will take place on Sunday, October 10th from 3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. outside in the Memorial Garden located at the far east side at the Humane Society of Broward County located at 2070 Griffin Road, just west of I-95.  The Franciscan Friars of the Parish of Saints Francis & Clare will perform the Blessing.  Pets of all kinds are welcome, but PLEASE be sure to have your pet in a secure carrier or on a leash.  For more information, please call 954-266-6848 or 954-731-8173 – no need to RSVP.  For anyone with special needs, Father Joe will do a second blessing in the parking lot at 3:30.

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