Cat Sensation Known as Grumpy Cat Dies at Age 7

Ameera Butt
May 17, 2019 - 7:22 am

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The cat sensation known as Grumpy Cat has died at age 7 in Arizona.

Her owners said on an Instagram post Friday that a urinary tract infection became too tough for her to overcome and that she "passed away peacefully...at home in the arms of her mommy, Tabatha."

She passed away Tuesday, May 14. 

Grumpy Cat not only made people happy but spawned countless meme's with her disgruntled look. 

Some days are grumpier than others...

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The cat's real name was Tardar Sauce, according to AP and she suffered from a form of dwarfism. 

Her owners on Instagram said that "Grumpy Cat helped millions of people smile all around the world -- even when times were tough."

 

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