Furry friends gather for Pet Fest and the Blessing of the Animals

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) - Animal lovers of all sorts came out Sunday to the 4th Annual Pet Fest and Blessing of the Animals.

The event was held at the Two Rivers Church Parking lot. The church and the Rock Island Animal Hospital partnered together for the event.

Pet-friendly vendors set up booths and the event featured family-friendly activities.

Pastor Robb McCoy prayed over each animal and their owners.