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Popular dog Kabosu, who inspired cryptocurrency Dogecoin and Shiba Inu, has died

New Delhi, May 24 Popular Japanese dog Kabosu, who became the face of cryptocurrencies DogeCoin and Shiba Inu, died at the age of 18 on Friday.

The dog was reportedly suffering from leukemia and liver disease.

Kabosu’s passing was also announced by Dogecoin in a post on X, saying: “The shared friend and inspiration of our community, passed peacefully into his arms. The impact of this dog across the world is immeasurable. »

The dog’s owner revealed in a blog post that a “farewell party for Kabo-chan will be held on May 26.”

The disappearance of the internet’s favorite dog broke the hearts of netizens, as words of love and condolences poured in for Kabosu.

“Rest in peace, Kabosu! The Doge meme has brought smiles to millions of faces around the world. Your wrinkled face and curled tail will forever be a symbol of joy, humor and internet culture. You will be Doge forever “wrote one user on X.

“Kabosu, the Japanese dog behind the Doge meme, died at the age of 18. This day should be declared International Dog Day,” another user posted.

Another said: “You were and always will be the best of the Doges. You brought joy to so many and inspired an entire generation to strive for more good every day. Gone but never forgotten. Rest in Peace, Kabosu.”

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