Anyone with Internet connection has seen this grumpy little face! Tardar Sauce, better known as Grumpy Cat, became an internet sensation in 2012 after her pictures spread like wildfire across all social media platforms.
Sadly, this adorable furball has crossed the rainbow bridge, her owner has confirmed.
Grumpy Cat passes away aged 7
Grumpy’s heartbroken owner, Tabitha Bundesen, has announced on social media that her beloved pet passed away on Friday as a result of complications from a UTI.
Grumpy’s unmistakable expression was caused by feline dwarfism, Tabitha explained when her pet became an internet celebrity.
Despite certain limitations caused by her condition, Grumpy’s life was full of adventures. She made multiple TV appearances and met a number of celebs who happily posed with her, imitating her expression.
Tributes and condolences
Grumpy Cat’s fans are shocked and saddened by the news of her passing. Many of them took to social media to express their feelings, and some used it as an opportunity to remind everyone how the kitty made millions of people smile:
Rest in peace, Grumpy! If only you could know how loved you were by people around the word…