This dog breed is slightly high maintenance since its exposed skin needs to be moisturized and bathed regularly to avoid dry skin and infections. Sunscreen is also required if the dog plans to spend significant time in the sun. Of course, you could always neglect these responsibilities and wind up with the second photo above. Held every year, the World's Ugliest Dog competition usually claims a Chinese Crested as its winner. Archie here won the competition in 2007.
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LOVE poor baby I love him Deformity of body is happenstance of genetics and irrelevant to the import of understanding why you are here in the first place. This wee one is not wee to me, and irreplaceable. See with your heart all living things, in Love.
Yes. I know. I KNOW. But no matter what derogatory thing you say to me, a healthy Chinese Crested with fine conformation looks beautiful to my eyes. And you know, they are very happy living in a climate like the one we have here in Tucson, Arizona!