Just a little something to get you in the mood for National Dog Day on Monday.
Rascal won the top prize in 2002. He's shown here with owner Dane Andrew during the 2011 World's Ugliest Dog Contest on Friday, June 24, 2011, in Petaluma, Calif.
Archie won big in 2006 after a strange voting scandal rocked the contest.
Gus, a one-eyed, three-legged pedigree Chinese Crested from St. Petersburg, Florida, won in 2008. Gus died later that year on Nov. 10, 2008. He was 9.
Pabst, a toothy 4-year-old Boxer mix, won the 2009 contest. Pabst competed again in later contests but didn't hang onto the title.
Princess Abby is a purebred chihuahua owned by Kathleen Francis, of Clearlake, California.
Yoda is a Chinese Crested and Chihuahua mix who was 14 years old at the time of the 2011 contest.
Mugly is a Chinese crested dog owned by Bev Nicholson of Peterborough, England.
Four-year-old beagle, boxer and basset hound mix Walle won top honors in 2013. Walle is shown here "dancing" at the Sonoma-Marin Fair.
Peanut is a mutt from North Carolina who was two years old at the time of winning the World's Ugliest Dog Contest in 2014.
SweePee Rambo, a 17-year-old Chinese Crested Chihuahua, won the World's Ugliest Dog Contest in 2016.
In this June 23, 2018, file photo, Zsa Zsa, an English Bulldog owned by Megan Brainard, stands onstage after being announced the winner of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif. The 9-year-old English bulldog died just weeks after winning the contest. Brainard told NBC’s “Today” Zsa Zsa died in her sleep Tuesday, July 10.
Scamp the Tramp rests after winning the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif., Friday, June 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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