Blessing of Animals at Mission San Luis
Join us for our eighteenth annual event and get your favorite animal friend blessed!
The Blessing of Animals originated in the 13th century in remembrance of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals and the environment, who believed that all animals should be treated with dignity and respect. Mission San Luis carries on this tradition as the site of a 17th-century Franciscan mission.
Pet owners and animal lovers ~ bring your furry, feathered, or other friends to Mission San Luis and enjoy the following:
-- Blessings for Animal Companions
(with free certificates &