is the 2007 winner of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest
, and had come in second in the contest the year before. His owner is Karen Quigley, a resident of Sewell
, New Jersey
. He is a two year old Chinese Crested
Elwood was rescued as a result of an NJ SPCA
investigation. He was shivering, had a runny nose, and was making strange sounds when Karen came over to see him. Elwood still makes these strange noises.
Elwood has white hair on his head, big eyes and a tongue that hangs out of his mouth, a trait shared by many of the other dogs in the contest.