臭臉網紅 「不爽貓」去當天使了 | Internet sensation Grumpy Cat has died at age 7

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Tardar Sauce, aka Grumpy Cat, arriving at the awards 'Grumpy Cat' Tardar Sauce wins lifetime achievement award at The Friskies awards, New York - 15 Oct 2013. (Photo by Dan Callister/REX/Shutterstock)

美國寵物明星「不爽貓」的主人昨日證實,她的愛貓已辭世。

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Grumpy Cat, whose sourpuss demeanor became an internet sensation, has died at age 7, her owners say.

「不爽貓」的飼主於週五發布感性推文,表示網紅愛貓因泌尿道感染引起病發症,於週二時間在主人的懷中安詳離開人世。

Posting on social media Friday, Grumpy Cat’s owners wrote that she experienced complications from a urinary tract infection and “passed away peacefully” Tuesday “in the arms of her mommy.”

主人表示,擁有廣大粉絲的「不爽貓」曾帶給全球上百萬人歡笑。

Her owners said: “Grumpy Cat has helped millions of people smile all around the world — even when times were tough.”

「不爽貓」的原名為「塔塔醬」,他的飼主於2012年將它的一系列照片放上網使她一夕爆紅,擁有2百萬Instagram追蹤者、和1百萬的推特(Twitter)粉絲。

The cat’s real name was Tarder Sauce, and she rose to fame after her photos were posted online in 2012. She had more than 2 million followers on Instagram and more than 1 million on Twitter.

「不爽貓」因患有骨軟骨發育不全,導致臉部表情看起來像是24小時都很不悅,可愛的厭世表情也獲得許多民眾的熱愛。

Her website says her grumpy look was likely because she had a form of dwarfism.

「他的精神形象將長存粉絲的心中。」塔芭莎表示,儘管它永遠是臭著一張臉,它其實是隻非常樂觀開朗的小貓。| “Her spirit will continue to live on through her fans everywhere,” she added. Despite her sad face, she was a very happy cat after all. (NOWnews)

當時的它是個名副其實的「代言貓」,透過主人塔芭莎經營的「不爽貓公司」代言無數品牌廣告,賺進大把鈔票。

Owner Tabatha Bundesen founded Grumpy Cat Limited (www.grumpycats.com), and the cat made numerous appearances, including commercials.

外媒報導,「不爽貓」在4歲時,身價已達6,400萬英鎊,搭頭等艙飛全世界、入住最好的五星飯店。

When she was four, she was worth £64million, traveling first class and staying at the very best hotels, according to various media.

飼主塔芭莎說:「它於週二早上(5月14日)安詳辭世,它是我們最親的家人,也是全球上百萬紛絲永遠的開心果。」

“She passed away peacefully on the morning of Tuesday, May 14, at home in the arms of her mommy. Besides being out 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,” said Tabatha.

外媒報導,「不爽貓」在4歲時,身價已達6,400萬英鎊,搭頭等艙飛全世界、入住最好的五星飯店。| When she was four, she was worth £64million, traveling first class and staying at the very best hotels, according to various media. (Screen Capture)

「他的精神形象將長存粉絲的心中。」塔芭莎表示,儘管它永遠是臭著一張臉,它其實是隻非常樂觀開朗的小貓。

“Her spirit will continue to live on through her fans everywhere,” she added. Despite her sad face, she was a very happy cat after all.