Pets have been special to their owners and some of those wealthy owners, celebs and businessmen have expressed their love towards them through leaving a huge amount of inheritances for them. These pets are like their family members and are being pampered even more than the other family members. Additionally, few of those world’s wealthiest pet owners have left all of their funds for their pets thereby making them the richest pets in the world. Our list showcases top 10 richest pets of the world. With this list, we are trying to make you know of the lifestyles these richest pets enjoy. Stop guessing and read on our list of world’s top ten richest pets ever.
First on our list is Frankie, the dog who lives in a mansion in San Diego. Frankie has been inherited with a huge amount of $5.3 million by his owner after his death.
9. Toby Rimes
Next on our list is Tobey Rimes, who was not your usual dog either. Tobey enjoyed his life by residing in a lavish home with Ella Wendel in the New York City. Ella Wendel left a massive amount of $92 million upon her death for Tobey.
People often say that the rich people are a bit weird and here’s its proof. A hen named Gigoo, inherited $10 million for Pete’s sake. This weird yet richest pet belonged to Miles Blackwell who gave Gigoo an amount of sum of $10 million in his will. Mile’s wife died without having an heir for their inherited funds and therefore, he left the all of his money for his favorite pet.
7. Trouble Helmsley
Trouble Helmsley is another richest pet on our list who inherited $12 million by his owner Leona Helmsley in New York City. The court got to know that Leona was mentally unstable when she was desired to collect $10million from the lap dog for her grandchildren. Trouble’s lawyer thought that this is against the dog’s right. She left $12 million for Trouble Helmsley upon her death, as she wanted that Trouble should get the best food to eat even if she isn’t there to pamper him. Strangely, she didn’t left a dime for her grandchildren except to her dog.
Next richest pet on our list is Tinker, a usual stray cat. Margaret Layne, her wealthy owner and a widower left her $1 million worth of inherited trust fund and a new home. She was humbled by Tinker’s loyalty which made her leave back her inherited fund for Tinker.
5. Jasper and Jason
Mrs. Myburgh, the wealthy owner of Jasper and Jason left back $100,000 for her two dogs. Unluckily, Jason passed away after sometime and the entire amount was inherited to Jasper along with a 1,236 acre of estate worth $1 million. Now that’s too much for Jasper isn’t it!
4. Tina and Kate
Tina and Kate are the next world’s richest pets on our list who were inherited with an amount of $1 million by their owner, Nora Hardwell. She also inherited her dogs with a-5 acre land, which was also Nora’s home.
Blackie is popularly known as the richest cat in the world, as his owner Ben Rea inherited her with a massive sum of $25 million for her. Ben didn’t left anything for his living relatives and secured Blackie’s future. Blackie is also officially acknowledged and listed in the Guinness book of world records for her wealth.
Do you find it a bit screwy to leave back millions of dollars to a Chimpanzee? Kalu the richest chimpanzee on our list got inherited with a fortune of $109 million by his owner Patricia O’Neill’s so as to ensure that her husband shouldn’t get a single penny. This inherited fortune includes a farm and mansion in Australia. Her husband got actually surprised when he got to know about this.
1. Gunther IV
Gunther IV tops our list for being considered as the world’s richest dog. Gunther IV’s dad, Gunther III, was bestowed a $124 million trust in the year 1992 by their owner, Countess Karlotta Lieberstein upon his death. Gunther III then passed on this trust and legacy to his son Gunther IV. This German shepherd has fruitfully bid on Madonna’s old Miami mansion and an exceptionally found white truffle.