Internet superstar Grumpy Cat, arguably the world’s most famous pet, died aged 7 on Tuesday, May 14.
Grumpy Cat, whose real name was Tardar Sauce, died from complications caused by an urinary tract infection.
The post her fans would have never wanted to read was published today on the cat’s Instagram by her human family.
We say goodbye to the the cat that showed the world pets could rule the internet, becoming an unprecedented viral sensation when the brother of her owner Tabatha first posted a photograph of her on September 22, 2012 on Reddit. That moment changed their lives, and probably the way pets are seen on the internet, forever.