The richest animals in the world
• Often people consider pets as full members of the family. Moreover, sometimes family feelings become so strong that a dog, a cat and even a chicken are included in the will as the sole heir to a multi-million dollar fortune.
Our top ten today contains richest animals in the world. For the honor of becoming the guardians of these wealthy animals, a serious struggle unfolds at times.
10. Collie puppies Kate and Tina (net worth – $1 million)
American Nora Ardwell took two dogs from a shelter shortly before her death. According to the will, the dogs received a million dollars, a luxurious mansion and a land plot of 5 hectares. When choosing a guardian for animals, the main condition was to maintain impeccable cleanliness in the house.
9. Cats Tufnel, Gamish, Eileen, Boone and Coco (net worth – $1,8 million)
Actress Beryl Reid chose her adorable cats as heirs, who should live in the chic mansion of the deceased for life. A close friend of the actress volunteered to look after the animals.
8 Chimpanzee Bubbles (Net Worth: $2 Million)
The first of two chimpanzees in the ranking of the richest animals belonged to Michael Jackson. According to the will of the pop idol, Bubbles received about $ 2 million, and a huge queue lined up from those who wanted to become the guardian of the monkey.
7. Labrador Flossy (net worth – $3 million)
The dog once saved actress Drew Barrymore from a fire, who thanked the Labrador by re-registering real estate worth $ 3 million to him.
6 Gigu Chicken (Net Worth: $10 Million)
The British publisher Miles Blackwell had no children, and after the death of his wife, he bequeathed his entire rather big fortune to a chicken, which both spouses really liked.
5. Dog Trouble (net worth – $12 million)
During her lifetime, Leona Helmsley was dubbed the "queen of avarice" by the press. However, she did not spare money for her beloved dog. When, after the death of Leona, her will was announced, everyone was shocked: Trouble received more than the brother and grandchildren of the deceased.
4. Blackie the Cat (Net Worth: $25 Million)
Blackie is listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the world's richest cat. He inherited his fortune from the eccentric owner Ben Ree, who did not leave his relatives a penny of his millions.
3. Dog Maximilian (wealth – $ 65 million)
Millionaire film producer Roger Dorcas left his entire fortune to his beloved dog, cheating his wife. True, the widow was not at a loss when she married Maximilian, because Dorcas straightened the dog with very real human documents.
2. Chimpanzee Kalu (net worth – $109 million)
Patricia O'Neill, the widow of famous swimmer Frank O'Neill, bequeathed her entire fortune to her beloved pet. The richest monkey in the world lives in a luxurious mansion in the suburbs of Cape Town.
1 German Shepherd Gunther IV (Net Worth: $324 Million)
The dog inherited his considerable fortune from his father, Gunther III. The owner of Gunther III, the German Countess Carlotta Liebenstein, bequeathed to her dog a huge fortune, a park of expensive cars and a villa in Italy. Experienced guardians increased the fortune of the late countess. For example, Gunther IV recently bought a $7.5 million Miami mansion that once belonged to Madonna. That's dog life for you!