The dog mum said she named Zsa Zsa after the Hungarian actress Zsa Zsa Gabor, as the pup enjoyed lounging on the couch "like a lovely model".
"I'm sad to share that ZSA ZSA passed away in her sleep last night", owner Megan Brainard announced Tuesday, July 10, on a Facebook page about her dog with a pronounced underbite and lolling tongue.
Zsa Zsa went from enduring years living in a puppy mill to being adopted by a family and finally to winning fame and fans.
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However, news outlets were reporting that Chinese officials were meeting to discuss ways to punish the United States. In response to the most recent tariff threats, China's Commerce Ministry labeled the move "unacceptable".
Zsa Zsa with her floppy tongue, crooked teeth and pink manicure won the annual contest on June 23 at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma, California.
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She said: "I picked Zsa Zsa up and took her outside and laid her down in the grass". She bested 13 other dogs to claim the top spot.
Zha-Zha was found in a nursery in Missouri at the age of five.