Ugly Dog (and More) Contests


The Mendocino Coast Humane Society is proud to bring you, the good, the beautiful, and the ugly… The Ugly Dog Contest is not just for Ugly Dogs!  Pups of all shapes, sizes, talents and appearances compete to be top dog in their own special way.


Dogs vie for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place ribbons for Smallest, Largest, Prettiest (big and small), Best Dressed, Smartest, Best Frisbee, Owner-Look-Alike, and finally, selected from 1st place winners – Best In Show.

The event is Saturday of Labor Day Weekend, at the CV Starr Community Center, 300 S. Lincoln.  (click here for map)

IMG_8561Registration starts at 2 an ends at 2:45 so the show can begin promptly at 3. There’s no entry fee and the most important rule is have a good time!