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RIP Butler Blue II: Butler University’s mascot passes away

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[youtube=http://youtu.be/6RpD-3i6Ou0] It is with heavy hearts that we report to you that Butler’s beloved mascot, Butler Blue II, has passed away due to complications from congestive heart failure. Blue retired as Butler’s mascot on May 20th, but he officially handed over duties to Blue III, aka “Trip”, in a ceremony on March 9th. “Blue really [more]

Louisiana Tech’s Bulldog mascot, Tech XX, goes missing

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It appears I’ve become the country’s most prominent source when it comes to Bulldog mascot-related news. Check out my past work here. And here. But we’ve got some sadder news this time, as Louisiana Tech’s Bulldog mascot, Tech XX, has gone missing, according to the Shreveport Times (La.). Tech XX, a 4-year-old English Bulldog, has [more]

Butler’s bulldog mascot, Blue II, sidelined with pneumonia

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He became the wrinkled face of Butler’s two cinderella runs to the NCAA tournament title game, but he has fallen sick of late. Blue II, the Bulldog mascot and courtside fixture for Butler, “tweeted” Wednesday that he would be heading back to the veterinarian’s office for another round of IV infusions to treat pneumonia. The [more]