St Francis of Assisi Pet Blessing & Walk

Move your paws for a cause!

Attend a pet blessing in honour of St Francis of Assisi and enjoy a fun 3km walk through Walmer.

It’s a fantastic way to help our furry friends in need.

Saturday 1 October 2022

St Bernadette’s Catholic Church, Corner of 8th Avenue & Fordyce Road, Walmer.

08:45 – 3km Fun Walk from St Bernadette’s

10:00 – Blessing of Pets at St Bernadette’s

If you are unable to attend the fun walk, please join us for the blessing.

Queries? Contact 076 563 661.

Admission is free but a donation towards the Animal Welfare Society in Walmer would be greatly appreciated.

(Their Wishlist is included below.)

See you there!


Please note: All pets to be kept on leads or in cages at all times. Please clean up after your pets. No pets in heat. The parish will not be held responsible for injuries caused to/by unsupervised animals.


AWS Wishlist

Medical: Assorted plasters (for humans) / Tick & Flea treatments (Broadline, Revolution, Nexguard, Bravecto, Frontline Spray)

Cleaning & Maintenance: Plastic Spray Bottles (500ml) / Handyman Tools (hammer, screwdriver, pliers etc) / Kitchen Cleaning Gloves / Heavy Duty Black Bags / Furniture Polish Spray / Brooms, Dust Pans / Washing Powder / Window Cleaner / Washing Pegs / Cable Ties

Office Supplies: Laminating Pouches (A4) / Clear Packing Tape / Batteries (AAA & AA) / White Office Paper / Toilet Paper / Scissors

Dogs: Dog Toys (balls/washable toys) / Leashes (gently used or new) / Plastic Play/Clam Shells / Puppy Training Pads

Cats: Hot Water Bottles / Cat Carriers