Sweepee Rambo crowned World’s Ugliest Dog

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PETALUMA, Calif. –  The 2016 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest was held Friday night at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in California.

This year’s winner is Sweepee Rambo.

Sweepe Rambo One

She’s a 17-year-old Chinese crested Chihuahua. She’s blind in both eyes and weighs only four pounds.

Sweepee Rambo Two


In the application for the competition, Sweepee’s owner Jason Wurtz described Sweepie as having “baby-soft freckled skin” and a “legendary blonde Mohawk.”

Wurtz calls Sweepee a “a ride or die chick.” He says she loves riding on his motorcycle with him.

In addition to the trophy, Sweepee took home $1,500.

The judges score the dogs on their first impression, unusual attributes, natural ugliness, personality and audience impression.


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