Welcome to Round 2 of Patch's Top Dog Contest!
Between today and June 22, users will cast their vote in the comments section of this article for their favorite of the posted dogs. The winner of this round will receive a $100 gift card.
On June 23, the 4 regional winners will be unveiled, and they will face off to become Connecticut Patch’s Top Dog from June 23-30. The winner will be announced July 1. The winner of that competition will receive a painted portrait of their pet from noted Connecticut artist (and former Patch local editor) Carrie Jacobson.
To vote: Look for the number in the top right corner of the photo and refer to that in the comments.
The winners of the local contests are:
Madison: Molly, submitted by Lee Anne Borkowski
Clinton: Zita, submiited by Beverly Torell
Waterford: Hunter, submitted by Erin Eccleston
NL: Atticus Finch, submitted by Casey Gager
Groton: Romeo, submitted by Heather Picazio
Stonington: Heidi, submitted by Corinne Rossi
Montville: Xander, submitted by Meredith Tiffany
Ledyard: Maddy Shoes, submitted by Lisa Terry