Grumpy cat died. Is it possible to clone her?

Last week died Grumpy Cat, the famous Internetsensation and darling of the millions. Obituaries appeared in CNN and the New York Times. We could mourn the cat and choose a new idol. Or we could use the latest achievements in the field of genetic technology and cloning it — like the singer Barbara Streisand did to his dog. There is no doubt that we could create a clone of Grumpy Cat.

Whether you want to clone your cat Grumpy?

Several biotech companies offer services on cloning of cats, the cost comes to $ 25,000. The demand is definitely there. People from the Internet in favor of cloning Grumpy in 2014, as long as someone on Quora suggested to propagate a pussy so that “everyone can get this.”

But is this heritage we wish to grumpy cat, which is famous for the expression of their cute little faces?

Pet cemetery

Ethics of cloning is very questionable.

Have a deceased celebrity (she was seven) was feline dwarfism is the condition that copies of Grumpy presumably inherit.

According to veterinarians, the cloned Pets also may suffer from congenital defects and diseases. They may also differ from the original animal and will have a unique character. Perhaps instead of copy DNA, Grumpy and possibly monetize that, we should let her rest in peace.

When Barbra Streisand told Variety magazine that cloned their dog for $ 50 000, many for the first time found out that the copy of Pets and other animals — it’s real. Yes, you read that right: you can pay for the cloning of dogs, horses or beloved bull and get a live copy in a few months. Read about cloning Labrador Retriever: the story you have goosebumps going.

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