New Mexico considering live wolf as mascot
ALBUQUERQUE -- The University of New Mexico's athletic department is considering using a live silver wolf as a mascot to rev up fans during next season's home football games.
Joe Weiss, an assistant athletic director, said the department will have to consider a number of issues, including safety, before a decision is made.
"There are a lot of things we would need to look at, primarily safety -- the animal's safety and the fans' safety," Weiss said.
The 2-year-old silver wolf, ...
Read full story