Wiki Wormhole: Thought your college roommate was messy? Check out these animals with degrees

With more than 5 million articles, Wikipedia is an invaluable resource, whether you’re throwing a term paper together at the last minute, or are determined to find an answer to the age-old question, who’s a good boy? We explore some of Wikipedia’s oddities in our 5,078,601-week series, Wiki Wormhole.

This week’s entry: List of animals with fraudulent diplomas

What it’s about: There’s no rule that says a mule can’t play football! And there’s apparently nothing stopping household pets from earning a college degree, assuming the college’s standards are low enough. Thirteen animals—that Wikipedia knows about—have matriculated from various institutions of low repute, making them the only college graduates who routinely pee on the floor, unless you count Dartmouth alumni.

Strangest fact: Multiple certified hypnotherapists have been cats. Dr. Zoe D. Katze was granted several hypnotherapy certifications in …

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