World’s ugliest dog contest
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World’s ugliest dog

World’s ugliest dog contest
Gus, a pedigree Chinese Crested from St. Petersburg, Fla, competes in the 2008 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest held at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif. Gus won top pedigree and beat out the past “Ring of Champions” to take home the grand prize. (Crista Jeremiason / Associated Press)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Animal activist, model and TV host Beth Ostrosky, right, kisses Gus, a pedigree Chinese Crested from St. Petersburg, Fla., winner of the 2008 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest held at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif. Gus’s owner, Jeanenne Teed, center, and her daughter Janey, left, have been helping Gus fight his battle with cancer. (Crista Jeremiason / Associated Press)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Gus, a pedigree Chinese Crested from St. Petersburg, Fla, competes in the 2008 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest. (Crista Jeremiason / Associated Press)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Jeanenne Teed of St. Petersburg, Florida celebrates with her one-eyed, three legged Chinese Crested named Gus after Gus was named the winner of the 20th Annual World’s Ugliest Dog Competition.  (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Dane Andrew, left, and Heather Peoples hold up their dogs Rascal and Archie during the 20th Annual World’s Ugliest Dog Competition. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Contest judges Sonoma-Marin Fair President Brian Sobel, left, and Santa Rosa Press Democrat reporter Rayne Wolfe inspect Gus, a one-eyed, three legged Chinese Crested dog that was named the winner of the 20th Annual World’s Ugliest Dog Competition at the Sonoma-Marin Fair. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Jeanenne Teed, left, of St. Petersburg, Florida celebrates with her one-eyed, three legged Chinese Crested dog named Gus and Dane Andrew after Gus was named the winner of the 20th Annual World’s Ugliest Dog Competition.  (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Gus, a one-eyed, three legged Chinese Crested dog walks around the stage after he was named the winner of the 20th Annual World’s Ugliest Dog Competition. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Jeanenne Teed of St. Petersburg, Florida holds her one-eyed, three legged Chinese Crested dog named Gus before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition at the Sonoma-Marin Fair.  (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Archie, a Chinese Crested dog, sits with his tongue out before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition at the Sonoma-Marin Fair. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
A young boy looks at a three-legged, one-eyed Chinese Crested dog named Gus before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition at the Sonoma-Marin Fair. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Left to right: Dane Andrew, Heather Peoples and Karen Quigley hold their dogs Rascal, Archie and Elwood before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Heather Peoples of Phoenix, Arizona holds her Chinese Crested dog named Archie before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Heather Peoples of Phoenix, Arizona holds her Chinese Crested dog named Archie before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Robert Rond of Fairfield, California holds his Chinese Crested dog named Princess Chelsea before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition.  (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Three dogs mingle before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition at the Sonoma-Marin Fair. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
A dog makes his way down the red carpet before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition at the Sonoma-Marin Fair June 20, 2008 in Petaluma, California. Owners of ugly dogs travel to Petaluma from all over the country to participate in the annual contest.  (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
A Chihuahua named Elwood sits with his tongue out before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition at the Sonoma-Marin Fair June 20, 2008 in Petaluma, California. Owners of ugly dogs travel to Petaluma from all over the country to participate in the annual contest.  (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Archie, a Chinese Crested dog, sits with his tongue out before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
World’s ugliest dog contest
Heather Peoples of Phoenix, Arizona holds her Chinese Crested dog named Archie before the start of the 20th Annual Ugliest Dog Competition. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)
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