Mandy a 12 yr. old german sheppard mix from Troy belonging to Mike Smith was named Queen of the Animal Protection Assoc. Canine Carniva on Oct.7 in Ladue Mo. She won after recieving the most votes on the APA website., Jeniffer Blome and Pat McGonigle of KSDK 5 made the prestentation on the main stage. Mike Smith adopted Mandy from the APA on year ago when Mandy was 11 years old. You may spot Mandy being walked at the local parks in Troy and at the Quiver River State Park Trails. She is such a good dog.