COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho -- An ‘ugliest dog contest’ will be held in Coeur d’Alene on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 6th Street and Sherman Avenue.
The event will be hosted by Double J Dog Ranch, a non-profit that cares for special needs dogs. The event will not only crown the region’s ugliest dog, but also the prettiest female, most-handsome male, cutest puppy, best costume and the owner and dog who look the most alike.
The winner of the ugliest dog contest will receive a $100 cash prize and other winners will receive $50.
The registration fee to compete in Madd Martha’s Ugliest Dog Contest is a $5 donation to Double J Dog Ranch.
The event is part of Dog d’Alene which helps local dog-related shelters and groups.