Video: Riverhead Recreation hosts Pet Parade

BARBARAELLEN KOCH PHOTO Cathy Springer of Aquebogue walks with her dog Neptune, 6, and donkey Lil E Putian, 3, in the Pet Parade held at Stotzky Park Saturday.

Riverhead Recreation hosted its first Pet Parade at Stotzky Park Saturday. About two dozen dogs, a cat and even a donkey marched around the park and competed for best costume, best trick, best owner/pet look-alike and most unusual pet. Prizes were donated by Riverhead Animal Hospital and there was free on-site micro-chipping courtesy of East End Veterinary Emergency and Specialty.

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