Pet Blessings

Many congregations recognize the Feast of St. Francis by offering some form of blessing of the animals. Here's a collection of resources from across the Episcopal Church.

Pet Blessing Resources by Carol Barnwell, community partnership ideas along with a sample liturgy and certificate. Both the liturgy and the certificate are available in English and Spanish.  

ECF Vital Posts:

Brides and Pet Blessings

Do All Dogs Go to Heaven?

Pet Evangelism

Episcopal Relief and Development

Abundant Life Garden Project: St. Francis Day Blessing of the Animals

If you have a resource to share, please email it to editor@episcopalfoundation.org.