Have you ever seen the memes of Grumpy Cat? Grumpy Cat, one of the famous cat that created an internet sensation. Find out some of the Secrets Facts About her.

Grumpy cat Quick Information

  • Born: 4th April 2012 (Morristown, Arizona, U.S)
  • Net Worth: $100 Million
  • Age: 5 years
  • Birthday: 4th April
  • Scientific Name: Felis Chaus
  • Other names: Tardar Sauce
  • Owner: Tabatha Bundesen
  • Mother: Calico Cat
  • Brother: Pokey
  • Birth Sign: Aries
  • Weight: N/A
  • Height: N/A


1. Grumpy cat was born in 2012

Grumpy cat is really a sensation on Imgur. Born on April 4, 2012, at the house of Tabatha Bundesen Grumpy was one of the four kittens. She was born to a Calico mother but Bundesen is not sure who her father was.

There is some possibility that she is a mixed breed. However, her owner, Bundesen believes that she could be a descended of Persian Ragdoll or Snowshell.

2. Grumpy’s extraordinary face is due to feline dwarfism

People often criticize that Grumpy cat appearance is due to some genetic problem. Maybe that could be the result of mixed or selective breeding or an underactive pituitary gland.

However, her owner stated that they are all fabricated proclamation. She added Grumpy is a healthy and regularly visits her veterinarian. In 2012, she has shaken the internet with her unique photo, posted by Bryan on Reddit.

3. Grumpy cat has multiple bestselling books

In 2013, the Grumpy cat’s book has filled the store. The book was titled ‘The Grumpy Guide to life: Observation by a Grumpy Cat. Successively, it became the New York bestselling book.

The book was published worldwide and are available in every of the bookstore. The book is accessible in both digital as well as prints form.

The Grumpy cat even attended her book’s launch at Kitson and The Grove’s Barnes & Noble in Los Angeles.


4. Grumpy cat even has a manager

A cat owing manager, that really weird, isn’t it? But it’s 100% true. Grumpy cat has a manager named Ben Lashes. Tan Bundesen often took a leave from her job to manage her cat’s schedule.

Besides this, Bryan Bundesen manages the Grumpy cat social networking site such as Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter as well.

5. Grumpy is not her real name

Oh yes, the Grumpy cat just got the name Grumpy for her looks. Her real name is Tardar Sauce. Her owner explained that it was original orange coloring.

At that time, Bundesen thought, she just looked like Tardar Sauce. Later, the Grumpy cat became an internet sensation with the name Grumpy cat.

6. Grumpy cat even starred in the movie

Cat as a protagonist in the movie. Isn’t it weird? However, it is true. Grumpy cat has starred in the 2014’s movie Grumpy cat’s worst Christmas Ever.

The movie features the amazing friendship between the Internet celebrity Grumpy cat and Star Megan Charpentier. In the movie, the grumpy cat can communicate with Megan. Aubrey Plaza has given the voice of the Grumpy Cat.

Director Tim Hill directed the movie and Jeff Morris co-wrote the screenplay of the movie. The movie released on November 29, 2014, on the Lifetime.


7. Friskies is sponsoring Grumpy Cat

After her appearance in the Friskies YouTube game show ‘Will Kitty Play With It?' Friskies official announced Grumpy cat as their official spokescat.  

According to TMZ, Friskies would pay for her first class ticket, a private room, a personal assistant, a chauffeur, unlimited bottle of water and Friskies food.

Grumpy cat is traveling around the world for the show and promotion of Friskies. In fact, the Grumpy cat is getting all the facilities equivalent to A-level celebrity.

8. Grumpy cat does photo session once a week

Whether you’re celebrity human or a cat, you’re so busy doing other things rather than taking photos. In fact, the Grumpy cat doesn’t like to spend much time with the strangers. She prefers to sleep instead of taking a photo.

Every day the Grumpy cat appeared at South by Southwest for just two hours.  She is so busy that only once a week she allows for a photo session. Around 600 peoples travel to South by Southwest just to have one look at the Grumpy Cat.

9. Grumpy cat was not bred to be a Munchkin cat

Its common, people often speculate that Grumpy cat was specially bred to be a Munchkin. However, it ends beings Grumpy instead of Munchkin.

In fact, this is fallacies argument by the people. The parents of Grumpy cat are ordinary size breed. Her small size and cranky face is the effect of the natural genetic mutation.

 So, the guy doesn’t get confused. The grumpy cat actually doesn’t have any relationship with the Munchkin breed.


10. Grumpy cat is afraid of height and jumping

Most of the time, we have encountered the cat jumping from the high building and landing perfectly. Cats are a natural jumper and can jump without any hesitation.

However, Grumpy is a bit different cat. Despite being an offspring of an ordinary cat, she fears of height and tries hard to avoid such situation.

Maybe, this is because of her dwarfism that prevents her from jumping and landing perfectly.

11. Grumpy cat has appeared on several Television shows

To date, the internet sensation Grumpy cat has appeared in numerous TV shows including NBC’s Today, ABC’s Good Morning America, CBS Evening News and Fox’s American Idol.

In 2014, she appeared in the TV commercial ad Honey Nut Cheerios. Besides that, she even appeared as the special guest in WWE Monday Night Raw.

Her appearance in the finale of The Bachelorette was special for the entire finalist. In late 2016, she appeared on Disney Channel’s Bizaardvark.

12. At first, People assumed that Grumpy cat’s frown was photoshop

At a very first appearance, people anticipated Grumpy cat’s frown was all Photoshop and fabricated information to gain the public attention.

Her natural expression was so cute that nobody believed at a very glance. Later, her facial expression was proven to be 100% natural with no any editing effects.


13. Grumpy Cat Networth is $100 Million

Grumpy cat has an estimated net worth of $100 Million as per his owner.