Doggy Weddings

A local newspaper in Lehigh Valley PA covered an annual event where dogs get married by a judge.

Australian couple tie the knot in doggy wedding at Riverside Park

Obviously the newspaper is playing a bit on words for the story.

I don’t know if other areas do this, but the whole idea sort of bothers me as a Catholic. Marriage is supposed to be sacred, but clearly when the state does marriage it loses something.

Andrew Martin SFO

If the dogs are being married by a judge, they’re obviously not Catholic, so it shouldn’t matter to us what sort of a ceremony they have. They can “jump over a broomstick” for all I care.

Doesn’t say much for the mental state of the judge!

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