Annual blessing of the animals in Schockoe slip

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The holidays are a time for everyone and this Friday all pets and pet owners are invited to come out to Richmond's Shockoe slip.

The annual Blessing of the Animals is a tradition that brings dozens of pet lovers together.

The Richmond event is sponsored by the friends of the Richmond Mounted Squad as a chance to recognize working and companion animals.

The event is in Richmond at noon, at the Shockoe Slip Fountain in front of the Martin Agency.

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