Local Methodist churches hosting Blessing of the Pets in downtown Vicksburg

Published 2:17 pm Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Gibson Memorial United Methodist Church, Bradley’s Chapel UMC and Crawford Street UMC are partnering together to bring Blessing of the Pets to downtown Vicksburg this weekend.

The event will take place at Washington Street Park and Dog Park at the corner of Washington and Grove streets. The ceremony will begin at 3 p.m. on Sunday.

The event is free but the churches are asking participants to donate the following items to Paws Rescue:

  • Purina Cat Chow (blue bag)
  • Purina One for dogs
  • Purina Pro Plan for dogs
  • Tidy Cats Litter
  • Pet treats (no rawhide)

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