Competing for fame, $1,000 and a year’s supply of dog treats, a British dog named  Mugly a Chinese crested won the honour of World’s Ugliest Dog on Friday in Northern California.

The 8-year-old rescue dog from the United Kingdom  additional prizes include a photo shoot and will receive a VIP stay at the local Sheraton in California.

Mugly was named  Britain’s ugliest dog in 2005

The contest was held at Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in California.  The popularity of the contest is such that reporters and camera crews from around the world traveling to Petaluma, about 40 miles north of San Francisco.

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