The Isanti County Humane Society held its annual Blessing of the Animals in honor of the Feast of St. Francis at Christ the King Catholic Church on Sunday, Oct. 14. Click on an image to begin slideshow.
Cambridge Mayor Marlys Palmer and member of the Isanti County Humane Society; Father James Hahn from Christ the King Catholic Church and Meghan Skiba with Juice, her jersey calf. Photos by Rachel Kytonen
Isanti County Sergeant Chris Caulk and his son Jaeger brought retired Isanti County K9 Nike to the Blessing. Since Nike’s retirement in October 2010, he has been living with the Caulk family.
Wendy Fredlund brought her wirehaired doxen, Edith, to the annual Blessing.
Meghan Skiba’s jersey calf Juice, makes friends with Bella, brought to the Blessing by Bella’s neighbor Betty Turnquist.
Anne Koehler brought her rhodesian pitbull Tyre to the Blessing.