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UGLY/CUTE DOG & CHIHUAHUA BEAUTY, Nat'l Mutt Show

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Justin Rudd's Haute Dogs, Long Beach, Calif.  THE HAUTE
DOG
organization (pronounced "HOT") is a diverse and growing network of dog owners, lovers, educators, rescuers and supporters. Our common bond has resulted in a unique and lively community of folks who share some qualities of our favorite dogs: devotion, spirit and tenacity.

EDUCATE & INFLUENCE
Through educational outreach and events, we hope to help inspire a better understanding and appreciation of dogs, dispel damaging myths, encourage responsible ownership practices, and offer practical adoption and rescue opportunities.

DEDICATION
This Web site is dedicated to my English Bulldogs Rosie and Riley and to all dogs who continue to be brave and loving.

With warm regards,

Justin Rudd!
Exec. Director
Community Action Team (C.A.T.) a 501c3 nonprofit
& Haute Dogs


Justin Rudd's nonprofit 501c3 C.A.T. IS AN UMBRELLA organization that includes:
4Halloween Kids' Costume Contest
4July 4 Kids' Bike Parade
4
Haute Dog Poetry Contest
4Interfaith Blessing of the Animals
4$1,000
National Elementary School Spelling Bee
4
National Adult Spelling Bee
4Belmont Shore Sidewalk Chalk Art
Contest
4Haute Dogs on the Beach events
4Haute Dog Howl'oween Parade
4Operation Easter Basket
4Operation Santa Paws
45k/10k Long Beach Turkey Trot
4monthly 30-Minute Beach Cleanups
4
Beds, Bikes, Bears & Blankets giveaway to those in need
4
Clothing giveaways to the underserved
4Bulldog Beauty Contest

4Long Beach Losers - a 12-week weight-loss contest
42nd Street Walkers
4Long Beach Giving Project
4Chihuahua Beauty Contest & Small Dog Festival


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I AM A FIRM believer in the collective power of individuals joined in a spirit of goodwill and generous giving to bring about the success of a community.

-Justin Rudd!

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Chihuahua Beauty Contest, Long Beach, Calif.
The Chihuahua Beauty Contest will be at 2 p.m. on Sun., Feb. 16, 2014, under the shade trees at the 1932 Olympic rowing site -- Marine Stadium, 5225 E. Paoli Way, Long Beach, 90803. MAP

A FACE EVERYONE LOVES!
More than 500 Hairy-Legged Beauties Expected

10th Annual
Bulldog Beauty Contest & Haute Dog Pageants
Sun., Feb. 16, 2014
Marine Stadium, 5255 Paoli Way, Long Beach, 90803
MAP | event details
Front-row seats, $5 cash
Haute Dogs' Best in Show pageant



PAGEANTS for Poodles, Dachshunds, mutts, bulldogs, and many more. 19 contests inall. All dogs are welcome in these new contests: best legs, best smile, best tail, best trick, best costume/outfit.

Marine Stadium, 5255 Paoli Way, Long Beach, 90803
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THE BULLDOG BEAUTY CONTEST will again be the main event at this year's Haute Dog Pageants produced by beauty pageant and bulldog enthusiast Justin Rudd.  In addition to the Bulldog and French Bulldog contests, Rudd has included pageants for Pugs, Chihuahuas, Pit Bulls, Cute Dogs, Ugly Dogs, Senior Dogs (all breeds/mixes, ages 10 & older), Mutts, Small Dogs, Large Dogs, Poodles and Dachshunds.  And, all dogs are welcome in the Best in Show contest.

Haute Dogs entry formDO NOT MAIL FORM. BRING IT WITH YOU. Entry is just $10 per dog and is good for all contests. All proceeds benefit local canine rescue, adoption and spay/neuter programs. It's free to spectate, and $5 to rent a front-row seat on the grassy runway. Rent seats at the event with cash. The dog adoption and vendor fairs are 9:30-3 p.m.

Haute Dogs Pageants; Long Beach, Calif.9:40 a.m.: Best talent/trick, all breeds/mixes
10 a.m.: English Bulldog Beauty Contest
11:15 a.m.: Senior Dog Pageant, (all breeds/mixes, ages 10+)
11:25: Best Costume/Outfit on a dog (all breeds/mixes)
11:45 a.m.: Pit Bull Pageant
12 p.m.: Cute Dog Contest
12 p.m.: Ugly Dog Contest
12:15 p.m.:  French Bulldog Pageant
12:35 p.m.: Pug Pageant
12:50 p.m.: Best Tail (all breeds/mixes)
1 p.m.: National Mutt Show (any mixed breed)
1:15 p.m.: Best Smile (all breeds/mixes)
1:30 p.m.: Best in Show, (all breeds/mixes)
1:50 p.m.: Best Legs (all breeds/mixes)
2 p.m.: Chihuahua Beauty Contest
2:15 p.m.: Small Dog Pageant (generally 20 lbs. or less and/or shorter than 16 inches; not puppies)
2:25 p.m.: Large Dog Pageant (generally 60+ lbs.)
2:35 p.m.: Poodle Pageant (all sizes)
2:45 p.m.: Dachshund Pageant

Haute Dogs Pageants | Long Beach, Calif.Contestants ranging in age from four months to 17 years are expected to again travel to Long Beach, from as far as northern California, Las Vegas, Utah, Montana, Oklahoma and Arizona, to compete for the coveted titles.

The quadrupeds will parade down a grassy runway that includes a 100-ft. red carpet runway, flanked by hundreds of gawkers and a panel of real-life beauty queen judges.  Judging is based on charm, first impression, face, figure and personality.

The Haute Dog Pageants are a fundraiser for Rudd's nonprofit 501c3 Community Action Team (C.A.T.) of which "Haute Dogs" and "Operation Santa Paws" are a part. Each dog in the contest donates a fee and several thousand dollars was raised from entry fees, $5 front-row seating rentals along the runway and vendors space rentals. 


Haute Dogs Pageants | Long Beach, Calif.Leave plenty of time for parking - more than 1,000 spectators are expected again this year.

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VENDORS FAIR & ADOPTION FAIR
The fair is from 10 – 3.  Vendor still being accepted.   Contact Justin@JustinRudd.com.  

HOW WILL DOGS BE JUDGED for the contests?
blue ribbonEach dog will walk down a 100’ red carpet runway flanked by hundreds of gawkers during judging. Bring a chair or rent one of ours for $5. Awards will immediately follow each contest.  Dogs will be evaluated on personality, charm, face, figure, and first impression. This is a contest where gender is no limitation.  Clothing is optional. We know that most dogs are so adorable that they shouldn't be covered up!

HOW TO REGISTER AND SIGN-IN
Entrants should sign-in at the orange-colored registration tent at least 10 minutes before each contest to get entry number. Bring a sack lunch. Free parking. Free to spectate. Separate entry form for each dog.  A dog can enter more than one contest (we encourage it).

PRIZES
INCLUDE: 1st and 2nd Place ribbons, Best in Show ribbons, gift packs.

Haute Dogs' "National Mutt Show" at 1 p.m.
National Mutt ShowNational Mutt Show entrants will walk down a 100’ red carpet runway during judging. Judges are looking for style, charm, confidence and will consider face, legs, and smile. Costumes are optional, not necessary. Bring a chair or rent one for $5. Awards will immediately follow each contest.

CHIHUAHUA BEAUTY CONTEST, 2 p.m.
Do you have a Beverly Hills Chihuahua? A Long Beach Chihuahua? A Newport Beach Chihuahua? Or, some other city, county, neighborhood to represent? All ages and types of Chihuahuas are welcome to enter.

chihuahua beauty contest Mixes are welcome, too.
Real life beauty queens and others will select an overall male and female to reign supreme and win the BIG gift certificates to local pet shops.  The Chihuahuas will be evaluated on personality, charm, face, figure, and first impression. This is a contest where gender is no limitation.  Clothing is optional. We know that most Chihuahuas are so adorable that they shouldn't be covered up! The quadrupeds will parade down a 100-ft. red carpet runway, flanked by hundreds of gawkers.


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- An annual fall tradition to bless our pets

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- 500+ costumed dog parade that benefits local charities

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  X ADULT SPELLING BEE
  - A traditional bee, but the contestants are adults!

  X SPELLINGBEES.COM
  $1,000 Southern California Spelling Bee Championship
- The best elementary school spellers in SoCal compete for big C-A-S-H

  X BIKE PARADE.COM
  The Great American 4th of July Kids' Bike Parade
- Patriotic kids dress up their bikes and parade on the beach bike path.

  XKIDS' COSTUME CONTEST
  $100 Kids' Halloween Costume Contest
- Searching for the best costumes in Southern California.

  X OPERATION EASTER
  Operation Easter Basket
- Springtime baskets filled with school supplies, hygiene items, art supplies, socks, underwear, toys and candy. More than 1,500 baskets are collected and distributed annually to underserved kids.

  X SIDEWALK CHALK ART
  Belmont Shore Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest
- High schoolers, college students and adults will use chalk as their medium and 2nd Street sidewalks as their canvas.

  X L.B. TURKEY TROT
  - More than 6,500 runners and walkers take part in a 5K/10K scenic beach bike path fundraiser on Thanksgiving Day in Long Beach
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