Scamp the Tramp is champ at World’s Ugliest Dog Contest

Owner of winner of California competition that highlights plight of rescue dogs says: I think the audience saw his beautiful spirit Scamp the Tramp, a bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch, took top honours on Friday at the 31st annual Scamp the Tramp wins World’s Ugliest Dog contest – video Scamp makes volunteer visits to schoolchildren and a local senior citizens centre. The street dog from Compton was rescued by Morones in 2014 after she spotted him on Pet Finder. It was on the way home that I knew I made the right choice, she said. There we were, two strangers in a car on the way home to a new start. Bob Marley was playing One Love and I looked over and …

Black Dogs And Cats Are Last On The List For Adoption, I Want To Change That By Taking Beautiful Portraits Of Them

I’ve done a bit of research on this and there seem to be four major reasons that black dogs and cats are last on the list for potential adoptees – firstly, they don’t photograph well (I think these images disprove that point) which is tragic if you want to take over Instagram with your new pet (repeatedly smacks forehead against wall), secondly, black dogs can look intimidating and aggressive, thirdly, black cats are superstitiously unlucky (or should that be stupid-stitiously) and lastly, they are a bit plain and boring to look at. What. Evs. here. My Googling did reveal an interesting tip for shelters looking to encourage people to adopt their ‘boring’ black dogs and cats – place them with …