10 Pets that are Way More Popular than You

It’s official. Our beloved pets are taking over social media.

Ten pets that have more followers than you will likely gain in a lifetime.

10. Hamilton the Hipster Cat
Hamilton the Hipster Cat has over 500 000 followers on Instagram. He owes his popularity to the unusual markings on his face that resemble a mustache.

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Source: instagram.com/hamilton_the_hipster_cat

9. Maddie

Maddie is on the same level with 500 000 followers. Her following is largely due to her owner’s love for putting her in an unusual situation and taking her photo. For example, the popular series “Maddie On Things”, which is now a successful photobook.

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Source: instagram.com/thiswildidea

8. Tuna
Tuna the Chihuahua-Dachshund mix has amassed and incredible 800 000 followers on Instagram. Tuna’s popularity stems from a pronounced overbite which gives the adorable little dog quite the unique look.

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Source: instagram.com/tunameltsmyheart

7. The Bronx Zoo Cobra

The Bronx Zoo’s Cobra has 200 000 followers on Twitter. The account began when it was reported that the Cobra had escaped from the zoo. It is one of the most popular parody accounts on Twitter and years later they continue to post humorous tweets on behalf of the cobra.

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Source: twitter.com/BronxZoosCobra

6. Sockington

Sockington the cat is coming up to 1.5 million followers on Twitter. The account posts humorous tweets of daily observations from a cat’s perspective. If you’ve ever wondered what might be going through your cat’s mind, Sockington might give you an idea.

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Source: twitter.com/sockington

5. Mishka

Mishka has amassed millions of views of her youtube videos. In her videos, she demonstrates her incredible ability to “speak”. Mishka imitates her owners, as in her infamous “I wuv you” video, which has racked up over 90 million views as well as spawned numerous remix songs using her catchphrases.

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Source: facebook.com/pages/Mishka-the-Talking-Husky

4. Maru

Maru is one of the most awkward, bizarre and utterly adorable cats you will come across on the internet. Maru has a reached a phenomenal 200 million views of his videos since 2008 and they really have to be seen to be understood.

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Source: facebook.com/MaruFan

3. Beast

Beast is the beloved pet of Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg. As such, you might assume he had a little help in attracting over 1.8 million likes on his Facebook page.

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Source: facebook.com/beast.the.dog

2. Grumpy Cat

Grumpy Cat’s legion of fans has grown exponentially in the past couple of years with the official Facebook page now sitting at 5.3 million likes. Grumpy Cat must hate that.

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Source: facebook.com/TheOfficialGrumpyCat

1. Boo
And finally, Boo has been dubbed the most popular dog on the internet. Is it any wonder why with a face as cute as that? Boo has an astounding 12 million likes on his Facebook page, nevermind his mega-following on Twitter and Instagram as well as his line of photobooks and other products,

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Source: facebook.com/Boo