Meet Peanut, an energetic 2-year-old mutt who won first prize; the dog was abused as a pup and his owner will use the $1,500 prize money to help other animals.
World’s Ugliest Dog Contest
Gallery: DogtTime.com takes a look at the winners of the top prize for World's Ugliest Dog since 2000; Chinese Crested dogs always seem to win, but there are exceptions.
Walle was named World’s Ugliest Dog based on his appearance, but where looks in one instance won a dog and award, in another it could have dire consequences.
Meet Walle, a four-year-old Beagle-Basset-Boxer mix dog who won the top prize in the 25th annual World’s Ugliest Dog Contest in Petaluma, California.
A dog named Mugly won the top prize at the 2012 World's Ugliest Dog competition in Petaluma, Calif., the pooch beat out 28 competitors, including a pooch named "Spam-O-Rama."
Yoda, a Chinese Crested-Chihuahua mix who was named World's Ugliest Dog in 2011, has died at age 15. The once-abandoned dog won the title at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in California.