Sam (ugly dog)
|Species||Canis lupus familiaris|
|Breed||Chinese Crested Dog|
|Born||November 7, 1990|
|Died||November 18, 2005 (aged 15)|
|Title||World's Ugliest Dog|
Sam (November 7, 1990 – November 18, 2005) was a blind pure-bred Chinese Crested hairless dog, and three time champion of the annual Sonoma-Marin Fair World's Ugliest Dog Contest in Northern California in 2003–2005. His ugliness gained him international fame and celebrity – his death was a top headline on major news websites.