I know this is probably a precise and odd question, but I'm curious to know if any famous Mathematicians or Scientist had pets. I'm really looking for Mathematicians and dogs but I thought it better to widen my search.

  • $\begingroup$ off-topic: Edward Albee just passed away, RIP. Search for "The Goat, or Who is Sylvia"? $\endgroup$ – mobileink Sep 20 '16 at 1:52
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    $\begingroup$ I think that this question is off-topic,cf. this meta post. $\endgroup$ – Danu Sep 20 '16 at 11:53
  • $\begingroup$ It's well known that Von Neumann had a dog named Inverse. $\endgroup$ – Mark Yasuda Sep 21 '16 at 2:10
  • $\begingroup$ +1 because dogs $\endgroup$ – Ben Crowell Sep 24 '16 at 19:32

F. D. C. Willard co-authored a paper with Jack Hetherington. Willard was his cat.


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