15 Photos Of The Most Adorable “Ugly” Dogs


Most Adorable Ugly Dogs

Last weekend, the World’s Ugliest Dog Contest was held in California, and the winner was a slobbery sweetheart English bulldog named Zsa Zsa:

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ICYMI or, in case you can’t get enough of these lovable pups and their ~inner beauty~, here’s a roundup of our favorite contestants — past and present — from the contest:

1. Elwood, the winner of the 20007 competition:

This scruffy Chinese crested and Chihuahua mix inspired the children's book, Everyone Loves Elwood.

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This scruffy Chinese crested and Chihuahua mix inspired the children’s book, Everyone Loves Elwood.

2. Rascal, who competed in 2015:

Rascal is also a Chinese Crested.

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Rascal is also a Chinese Crested.

3. Chase, who placed third last year:

Chase , a Chinese Crested-Harke mix, came from the UK to compete.

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Chase , a Chinese Crested-Harke mix, came from the UK to compete.

4. Josie, who came in third this year:

She's also a Chinese Crested mix.

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She’s also a Chinese Crested mix.

5. Martha, the 2017 champ, and a fellow competitor, Precious:

Martha is a Neopolitan mastiff.

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Martha is a Neopolitan mastiff.

6. Daisy, from the 2012 competition:

At the time of the contest, Daisy was a 9-year-old Pug.

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At the time of the contest, Daisy was a 9-year-old Pug.

7. Josie, also from 2012:

She was a 3-year-old Chinese Crested at the time of the competition.

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She was a 3-year-old Chinese Crested at the time of the competition.

8. Mouse, also from 2012:

This 6-year-old Chihuahua competed with Josie and Daisy.

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This 6-year-old Chihuahua competed with Josie and Daisy.

9. Handsome Hector, from 2012:

Also a Chinese Crested.

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Also a Chinese Crested.

10. Himisaboo, from this year’s competition:

This one's a Chinese Crested wiener dog mix.

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11. Tee Tee, also from this year:

Another scruffy lil Chinese Crested.

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Another scruffy lil Chinese Crested.

12. Mrs. Kravitz, from this year:

This Chihuahua is a MOOD let me tell you.

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This Chihuahua is a MOOD let me tell you.

13. Mandarina, from this year:

Another #hugemood Chihuahua.

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Another #hugemood Chihuahua.

14. Wild Thang, from this year:

This one's a 2-year-old Pekingese.

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This one’s a 2-year-old Pekingese.

15. And finally, Rascal Deux, from 2017:

A Chinese Crested w/the perfect John Lennon sunglasses. Sorry, but your perfectly coiffed goldendoodies could NEVER.

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A Chinese Crested w/the perfect John Lennon sunglasses. Sorry, but your perfectly coiffed goldendoodies could NEVER.

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