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Ministers offer prayers for all kinds of pets
Annual "Blessing of Animals" garner crowd at Brenau
Katie Hughes with her dog Daisy and her mom Jo Hughes meet with the Rev. Michael McCann of Grace Episcopal Church on Sunday at the Blessing of the Animals. The church teamed up with the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia to sponsor the event. - photo by JOSHUA L. JONES
Thirteen-year-old Porter needed an extra “punch” for good health in his hospice years. Fiona, whose age is unknown, needed a cure for her carsickness and other ailments. Both got an additional prayer during the annual “A Blessing of Animals” ceremony Sunday afternoon on the front lawn of Brenau University on the corner of Washington Street and Boulevard.