by Abhishek Kumar Das: Tardar Sauce, better known by her stage name Grumpy Cat passed away at the age of 7. According to the statement by the owners of the cat, Tardr passed away in her sleep on Tuesday after battling Urinary tract infection.
The cat became a viral internet sensation in 2012 due to her feline dwarfism which leads to a permanently grumpy expression. Born on 4th of April along with three more litters, her underbite and dwarfism gave her the famous grumpy look. Owned and also managed by Tabatha Bundesen, the cat became an internet sensation after her picture got viral on Reddit in 2012.
With 2.4 million followers on Instagram and 8.5 million and 1.5 million on Facebook and Twitter respectively, Grumpy Cat was one of the internet’s biggest stars. She made appearances on Good Morning America, WWE Monday Night Raw among other shows, and also had her own book released on 2013 and several other mobile games before starring in her own movie called ‘Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever’ in November 2014. She also got her animatronic double at Madame Tussauds wax museum in London.
Loved by millions of fans who’ll miss getting updates on their favorite feline, heaven sure has a new grumpy little angel. Tardar is survived by her owners Tardar and Bryan, and her brother Pokey.