Fat Cats Get Rich Off Inheritance A woman in New York died and left $300,000 to her two cats, according to the New York Post. She wanted to ensure they were cared for.

Fat Cats Get Rich Off Inheritance

Fat Cats Get Rich Off Inheritance

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A woman in New York died and left $300,000 to her two cats, according to the New York Post. She wanted to ensure they were cared for.

AILSA CHANG, HOST:

Good morning, I'm Ailsa Chang. Remember that movie "The Aristocats?" You know, a millionaire leaves her entire estate to all of her cats? Well...

(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "EVERYBODY WANTS TO BE A CAT")

PHIL HARRIS: (Singing) Everybody's picking up on that feline beat.

CHANG: ...Apparently so. Two New York City cats, Troy and Tiger, were left $300,000 when their owner died. But really this is chump change. Remember hotel tycoon Leona Helmsley? Her little pooch had to figure out what to do with $12 million after she died.

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