All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘World’s Ugliest Dog’

The World’s Ugliest Dog’s Beautiful Life has Ended

On June 22, 2007, a dog resembling a punk-rock Yoda going by the name of Elwood took The World’s Ugliest Dog contest in California by storm. Robbed of his glory a year before, Elwood took three prizes back to New Jersey that year: First Place Mutt, Ugly Dog of 2007 and the highest award, the World’s Ugliest Dog. The title …

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“World’s Ugliest Dog” Contest Includes Online Voting

The title of “World’s Ugliest Dog” may not sound like one that would be hotly contested, but every year dozens of animals from all over the country descend upon the contest for a chance to win a big cash prize and, of course, notoriety. The competition kicks off this Friday at Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma, California, and organizer Vicki DeArmon …

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Ugliest Dog Announced at Annual Northern California Event

Ugliest dog has been announced, with the honor going to a Chinese Crested from Peterborough, a city in the East of England. The peculiar looking canine and his owner, Bev Nicholson, traveled quite a distance to participate in the World’s Ugliest Dog contest in Petaluma, California. In addition to bragging rights, the dog, whose name is Mugly, will receive a …

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Ugliest Dog Winner has Gone to Heaven

Yoda was a Chinese-crested-Chihuahua mix who weighed 1.8 pounds and won $1000 as well as a trophy 15 times her size last June when she came first in The World’s Ugliest Dog Competition (WUDC) at the Sonoma Marin Fair in Petaluma, California. She died peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday night at the age of 15; that is 105 in …

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