LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Saturday went to the animals at St. Cyprian Episcopal Church in Lufkin.
The church held their annual Blessing of the Animals event.
Around 100 pets and their owners received blessings. The event is done in honor of St. Francis, who had a love for animals. The event is also held to celebrate the bond between animals and their owners.
The church had several animal groups on hand and also accepted pet food donations.