Animal blessings at First Lutheran

Pastor Ulf Lunow with pet owners Linda Carpenter and Anthony Garzia and dogs Layla and Baruch.
Photo by Laura Stone

The First Lutheran Church of Throggs Neck partnered with NYC Top Dog boarding and shelter for a blessing of the animals ceremony on Saturday, October 4 at the church. Pet owners also had the opportunity to have portraits taken with their animals.

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Sisters Alexis(l) and Natasha Roque with dog Zoe.
Photo by Laura Stone

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