17-year-old Chihuahua crowned World’s Ugliest Dog of 2016

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PETALUMA, Calif. – The 2016 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest was held at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in California Friday night.

A 17-year-old Chinese crested Chihuahua named Sweepee Rambo walked away with the grand prize of $1,500.

PETALUMA, CA - JUNE 24: Jason Wurtz of Van Nuys, California, holds his dog Sweepee Rambo after winning the 2016 World's Ugliest Dog contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair on June 24, 2016 in Petaluma, California. Sweepee Rambo, a blind Chinese Crested dog, won the annual World's Ugliest Dog contest. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sweepee Rambo (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sweepee is blind in both eyes and weighs only four pounds.

In the application for the competition, Sweepee’s owner Jason Wurtz described the dog as having “baby-soft freckled skin” and a “legendary blonde Mohawk.”

Wurtz calls Sweepee a “ride or die chick.” He says she loves riding on his motorcycle with him.

Sweepee Rambo (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sweepee Rambo (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

The judges score the dogs on their first impression, unusual attributes, natural ugliness, personality and audience impression.

PETALUMA, CA - JUNE 24: Jason Wurtz of Van Nuys, California, holds his dog Sweepee Rambo after winning the 2016 World's Ugliest Dog contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair on June 24, 2016 in Petaluma, California. Sweepee Rambo, a blind Chinese Crested dog, won the annual World's Ugliest Dog contest. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sweepee Rambo (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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