The Cutest Live College MascotsAnimals have long been a part of college sports. And it's no surprise that the most enduring – and adorable – of these fan-friendly, fun-loving furballs are dogs

Uga VIII, Georgia's English bulldog

The newest Dawg won't officially start prowling the sidelines until Saturday, but this purebreed comes with a pedigree as prodigious as his underbite. One of his storied ancestors was the first live mascot to appear by himself on the cover of Sports Illustrated and to attend the Heisman Trophy ceremonies (where he sported a tux!). He once even tried to turn a player from archrival Auburn into a chew toy. Now that's school spirit!