Seasonal “Blessing of the Animals”

The Friends of the Richmond Mounted Squad invite you to join the Officers of the Richmond Police Mounted Squad, working horses and dogs, pets, and fellow animal lovers
for the annual seasonal "Blessing of the Animals"
All are welcome!
Blessing performed by Reverend Karen Thompson of Thompson's Border Collies
Friday, December 10, 2010, 12 Noon (Rain or Shine)
Shockoe Slip Fountain (Morgan Fountain) in front of The Martin Agency to recognize working animals and celebrate the joy of companion animals at this special time of year.
Meet the Officers and Horses of the Richmond Mounted Squad
Special Seasonal Music performed by Susan Greenbaum
Deck Your Dogs with Bows and Holly!
Pets and people encouraged to "dress for the season" -  bring your pet or photo of a beloved pet
Gifts of pet food to be donated to Animal Adoption and Rescue Foundation ( AARF )
Carrots and apples appreciated by the Police Horses