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Over 30 dogs blessed by Lexington church

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Rev. Robin Keating (Courtesy Myra Thompson)

Rev. Robin Keating (Courtesy Myra Thompson)

LEXINGTON, N.C. – On Saturday, Rev. Robin Keating blessed approximately 35 pets during the annual animal blessing ceremony held at First Reformed United Church of Christ in Lexington.

During the ceremony each pet was individually blessed and then received a certificate of blessing signed by the minister.

Becky Everhart, of the Davidson County Humane Society, attended and explained how the agency could help pay for spay and neutering services and emergency care for pets.