The animal activist group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is calling on the University of Georgia to stop using Uga the bulldog as a mascot.

PETA seized on a clip from Saturday's game, showing Uga in his doghouse appearing to sleep while it rained, and said: "HE LOOKS MISERABLE!"

 

The tweet was liked 1,100 times and retweeted about 400 times, but has been replied to 2,200 times - a phenomenon on Twitter that broadly indicates wide disagreement with the tweet.

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