The Del Mar Kiwanis Club’s 16th Annual Ugly Dog Show, which once again includes contests for the ugliest dog, cutest dog, best trick, dog that most looks like its owner, the best costume and much more, will take place on Sunday, March 13, at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Registration/check-in is 10 to 11 a.m. Show begins at 11:15 a.m.
The contest is open to the public, and over 400 dogs are expected to bring their adult and child owners from all over San Diego County, and compete for valuable prizes. In addition to the contests, there will be lots of fun for everyone in the family. The show’s master of ceremonies will be Sheryl Roush. Checkers the Clown, will be doing face painting, magic and will be giving away balloons.
All proceeds from the event will benefit two San Diego County non-profit organizations: Rancho Coastal Humane Society Safehouse Program, which provides shelter for pets of domestic violence survivors; Helen Woodward Therapeutic Riding Program, which offers the fun and benefits of horse riding to people with disabilities.
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