Hercules, the French bulldog, is the winner of the TimesLedger Newspapers’ first Queens Critter contest. His owner is Afrodite Pogiatzis of Astoria. Pogiatzis said the 1-year-old pup is a “sweet boy.”
Here are some of the other contest entries that made it a tough choice.
We want to see more of your furry and hairless friends at play, at work and just hanging out with their own crowd. All kinds of pets from felines to canines to equines are welcome.
To enter, simply e-mail a photo of your pet to QueensCritters@gmail.com. In the future, please include the name and age of your pet, the name of the owner and what neighborhood you are from.