Winners awarded in Smith Village Pet Parade

Bryzzo, (left) a 2-year-old golden doodle and owner Sandra Leon, of Morgan Park, earned first-place honors in the 12th annual Smith Village Pet Parade held on July 23. Joining them are second-place winner Reese (right), a 4-year-old miniature dachshund with owner Mike Moriarty, formerly of Beverly, and Mitsy (center), a 13-year-old black Lab who earned third-place honors with her owner Kelly Everett, of Beverly. Smith Village residents served as judges and rewarded the top three pets with baskets containing treats and toys.