Thursday, 22 August, 2019

Grumpy Cat RIP: A look back at the life of famous cat

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Julia Gonzales | 18 May, 2019, 04:16

The 7-year-old meme-machine kitty from Arizona, whose real name was Tardar Sauce, encountered fatal complications after a urinary tract infection, a tweet entitled "Some days are grumpier than others" revealed Friday.

Internet star "Grumpy Cat" has died at the age of seven, her owners said early Friday. She soon became the universal digital shorthand for displeasure, with thousands of memes and gifs of her being circulated online to communicate apathy or cynicism.

In 2014, Lifetime produced a movie called "Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever".

She looked "grumpy" because of feline dwarfism and an under-bite, meaning her lower jaw came forward more than it was meant to.

In 2018, Bundesen won more than CA$950,000 in a copyright infringement suit against a coffee company that made Grumpy Cat Grumppuccino.

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The cat had more than 2 million followers on Instagram and more than 1 million on Twitter. Grumpy Cat Limited sued the owners of the US coffee company Grenade for exceeding an agreement over the cat's image. Her image quickly spread as a meme.

In 2015, Grumpy Cat visited Madame Tussauds in San Francisco for the unveiling of her very own lookalike.

Her owners posted on social media that she experienced complications from a urinary tract infection.

"Besides being our baby and a cherished member of the family, Grumpy Cat has helped millions of people smile all around the world - even when times were tough", the tribute reads.

Our thoughts are with Grumpy's loved ones and her fans at this hard time.

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