Hundreds of pets along with their pet parents have participated in a Drive-thru Pet Blessing in SM Center Angono in observance of Animal Welfare Week.
The officiating priest for the blessing of special pets was Rev. Fr. Peter Ymari C. Balatbat of St. Clemen Parish in Angono, Rizal.
Every first week of October is “Animal Welfare Week” in accordance with Presidential Proclamation No. 715 dated October 11, 2014. This awareness week was made to inculcate the importance of the love and protection for animals whether domesticated or living in the wild.
(Ieshua-Jairen Asuncion/BENJAMIN CUARESMA/ai/mtvn)