(WIVB) — A beloved symbol of the Internet has passed away.
Grumpy Cat, whose photo was seen in countless images on the web, mostly in the form of memes, has died at age seven.
A statement from Grumpy Cat’s Twitter account detailed the events leading to the animal’s passing.
“Grumpy encountered complications from a recent urinary tract infection that unfortunately became too tough for her to overcome,” the statement read.
Grumpy Cat died on Tuesday morning. Here is the full statement released on her behalf: