Dogs are often used as college mascots in the United States, and they are often costumed to celebrate the championship of the sports team. If you like friendly dog names
, these college mascot names will be perfect for your boy or girl puppies. Check out the below list and select your favorite mascot name for your beloved canines.
Bernie: As the mascot of Siena College, New York, Bernie The Saint Bernard has been one of the colleges most celebrated mascots since 1989. With his imaginative skits and mischievous antics, Bernie personifies basketball entertainment at its best.
Blitz: Blitz, debuted on September 6, 2003 as the “official” mascot of the Athletic Department. Blitz was a pure bred Boston Terrier owned by Chris and Jean Williams of Spartanburg. Blitz did not missed a home game from 2003-08 and traveled with the football team to Western Carolina, The Citadel, Furman, Delaware, South Carolina and North Carolina State.
Blizzard: Blizzard T. Husky is the costumed mascot of the Michigan Tech Huskies. Michigan Technological University is a top-rated science and technology university located in Upper Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula. Blizzard was christened via a campus-wide competition on January 31, 1997. The "T" in his name stands for "The."
Boss: The fearless leader of the Terriers, Boss the Boston Terrier has entertained Wofford fans since 2001 at football, basketball and baseball contests and countless community and school events.
Bruiser: Bruiser the Bulldog is a live mascot that Adrian College adopted on December 14, 2009. Bruiser's hometown is Bristow, OK.
Brutus: Bulldog mascot at Ferris State University, Michigan. This name means heavy, slow, and foolish—appropriate for your lackadaisical pooch.
Bully: Bully the Bulldog is both the live Bulldog and the costumed Bulldog mascot of Mississippi State University, Mississippi.
Champ: The costumed Bulldog mascot of Louisiana Tech University.
Dubs: The live husky mascot of the University of Washington.
Halo: Halo the Saint Bernard is the mascot of Emmanuel College, Massachusetts.
Havoc: Havoc the Wolf is the official mascot of Loyola University New Orleans, Louisiana.
Howl: Red wolf mascot of Arkansas State University, Arkansas.
Jack: Jack the Bulldog is the official mascot of Georgetown University, Washington, DC. Jack is a well-known figure who is a beloved presence at Georgetown sports events.
Jonathan: Jonathan the Husky is the mascot of the University of Connecticut. The newest Jonathan is Jonathan XIV, a black and white male introduced January 29, 2014.
Lobo: Lobo Louie is the official mascot of the University of New Mexico. Lobo is costumed human mascot, the word Lobo is Spanish for wolf.
Paws: Paws the Husky is the current mascot of the Northeastern University Huskies. Northeastern debuted the Siberian husky as the school's official mascot and school's nickname on March 4, 1927.
Reveille: Reveille is the official mascot of Texas A&M University. Students adopted the first Reveille, a mixed-breed dog, in 1931. Reveille is the highest-ranking member of the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets.
Rhett: Rhett is the official costumed mascot of the Boston University (BU) and the Boston University Academy (BUA) Terriers. The Boston Terrier has been the BU mascot since 1922.
Roongo: Roongo the husky is the first official mascot of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania.
Scottie: Scottie is the school mascot of Agnes Scott College, Georgia, and it is a Scottish Terrier.
Simone: Simone the Female Bulldog is one of the mascots of Truman State University, Missouri.
Smokey: Smokey is the mascot of the University of Tennessee sports teams. There is an actual Bluetick Coonhound mascot, Smokey X, who leads the Vols on the field for football games. There is also a costumed mascot that appears at every Vols game and has won several mascot championships.
Spike: Spike the Bulldog is the mascot for the Gonzaga University Bulldogs, also known officially as the Zags.
Tarzan: Tarzan is the official mascot of the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, also known as "Colegio."
Tuffy: Tuffy the wolf is the official live mascot of the North Carolina State football team.
Tupper: Tupper the Bulldog is the mascot of Bryant University, Rhode Island. The school now has a living mascot and a costumed mascot to represent the bulldogs mascot and university athletics.
Uga: Uga is the official live mascot of the University of Georgia Bulldogs.
Wakiza: Wakiza, awa Kiza, is the live husky mascot of Houston Baptist University, Texas. The name means Warrior Princess in native Alaskan language.