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Why does Tennessee have a dog as a mascot?

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Why is 'Smokey' the dog the mascot for the Tennessee Volunteers? "After a student poll sponsored by the Pep Club revealed a desire to select a live mascot for the University, the Pep Club held a contest in 1953 to select a coonhound, a native breed of the state, as the mascot to represent the school.
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