TODAY | June 23, 2013
>>> was crowned the 2013 world's ugliest dog .
>> smart, though.
>> can you say congratulations?
>> the proud mom, is it congratulations, tammy?
>> i think so. i'm proud that he won.
>> he's not ugly, though. we've taken a very unofficial poll here.
>> it doesn't translate if you just look at wally 's face.
>> show me what's ugly.
>> something different. so wally has the shorter leg, the big butt, the big head, the arched back, the rear end that stands up higher.
>> now that you mention it.
>> something that was unique about a dog and he fits the criteria.
>> and you beat out all the rest. does he act any different? no.
>> now that he's famous.
>> he's a mix.
>> a beagle, a bassett and boxer. i think we'll keep an eye on it. he's always been that way, had a curve in his back.
>> is he friendly?
>> very friendly, yes.
>> can i pet him?
>> is wally insecure about his looks in any way?
>> i don't know. a lot of dogs used to push him over, run him over.
>> look where you are now.
>> why did you enter him?
>> he won the ugliest dog contest in our town, most unusual.
>> ep got $1,600 in prize money . did you take him out to dinner?
>> i'm taking him out for t-bone.
>> that's perfect. well, we don't agree. we say congratulations but we think you're adorable. if your own personal way.
>> he does have a great face.
>> in your own personal way.