21st Annual Ugly Dog Contest

The 21st annual Ugly Dog Contest took place April 10 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. The event, which was hosted by Del Mar Kiwanis and San Diego Coastal Chamber of Commerce, benefits the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank and Celebration of Champions event, which supports the Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego, and its programs. (Visit

The Ugly Dog Contest awarded prizes for categories such as Cutest Dog, Looks Most Like Its Owner, Best Costume (adult and child 10 & under), Most Unusual Markings, Most Beautiful, Most Handsome and more.

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