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Valley Chihuahua Mix Crowned World's Ugliest Dog
A Van Nuys dog named SweePee Rambo has claimed the dubious honor of World's Ugliest Dog. Sweepee Rambo is a 17-year-old Chinese Crested/Chihuahua mix that resides with human Jason Wurtz. SweePee was crowned The World's Ugliest Dog at a pageant held this weekend at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, KTLA reports.
SweePee has competed for this prize before, but lost to such dogs as Quasi Modo, a hunchbacked German Shepard, and Peanut, a chihuahua who was disfigured in a fire. We had the pleasure of meeting Peanut at the World Dog Awards in Santa Monica.
Wurtz says he will use the $1,500 prize to remove a tumor from his dog's gums, according to the Press Democrat.