Meet Mr Comfortable Face, the lovely winner of the World’s Ugliest Canine contest

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There is a latest ugliest canine on the earth with a mop of punk-style hair and a tongue sticking perennially out the facet of his mouth and his identify is Mr Comfortable Face, the most recent winner of the world’s ugliest canine. Mr Comfortable Face is a 17-year-old Chinese language crested who managed to defeat 9 different lovely opponents on Friday within the World’s Ugliest Canine Contest. 

The World’s Ugliest Canine Contest is a decades-old occasion held yearly in Petaluma, California. This yr’s winner, Mr Comfortable Face was adopted as a rescue final yr by Jeneda Benally, a 41-year-old Arizona musician, in line with AFP report.

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A rescued canine named Mr. Comfortable Face from Flagstaff, Arizona rests within the grass earlier than the World’s Ugliest Canine contest in Petaluma, California. (REUTERS)

Whereas introducing Mr Comfortable Face at the competition, Benally mentioned, “in the course of the pandemic, I had hoped to both have a child or undertake a canine. Since having a child would have been an act of God, I opted to undertake a canine.” On the shelter she mentioned she was instructed about an older canine with well being issues, a creature that “may very well be inbred as a result of he was so ugly.”

“The shelter employees tried to organize me for what I used to be about to see. I noticed a creature who was certainly outdated, wanted a second likelihood and deserved to be cherished,” mentioned the proud proprietor. She mentioned Mr Comfortable Face had beforehand lived with a one who hoarded and situations have been abominable. “He was a survivor of abuse and neglect,” she mentioned.

Vets mentioned that together with his poor well being the canine may solely dwell a number of weeks. “Love, kindness and mommy kisses have helped him defy the anticipated brief life that all of us anticipated him to have with our household,” Benally added. “His hobbies embrace sleeping, loud night breathing, woofing in his sleep and making odd sounds when he’s glad,” she added.

Contest organizers say this of the competition itself: “Canine of all breeds and sizes have warmed our hearts and stuffed our lives with unconditional love. This world-renowned occasion celebrates the imperfections that make all canine particular and distinctive.”

(With inputs from AFP)

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