By: John Roberts
Mugly won the grand prize at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, California, the news media reported.
"I could not speak when they announced the name Mugly" said dog owner, Bev Nicholson. "I did not know where to look. I was shaking so much as the dog."
The award carries a number of advantages. Besides a trophy for Mugly Nicolson receives $1,000, a stay at the Sheraton Petaluma, a photo shoot and a year's supply of dog biscuits.
A do has a great name tough for an ugly dog rhymes well with Mugly.