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  Top 20 richest pets list revealed
Updated 15 March 2004, 15.41
Moose from Frasier. he's the one in the middle
Forget the world's richest person - these critters are rolling in cash!

A newspaper has unleashed a list of the top 20 richest pets in the world, and they're worth a whopping 306 million between the lot of them.

Topping the animal rich list is Gunther IV, an alsatian who can get his paws on 180 million after his dad's owner left them loads of cash in 1992.

TV star Moose, better known as Eddie from Frasier, was at number 10, making 6,000 for each episode he's in.

Fact File
Top 10 rich pets
1, Gunther IV, alsatian, 180 million
2, Kalu, Chimp, 53 million
3, Toby Rimes, dog, 45 million
4, Gigoo, hen, 10 million
5, 6, 7, Frankie, Ani and Pepe le Pew, dog and two cats, 3 million each
8, 9, Hellcat and Brownie, cats, 2 million each
10, Moose, dog/actor, 1.8 million

Lots of the animals got their cash from, shall we say, slightly unusual owners.

Dr William Grier left 415,000 to his cats Hellcat and Brownie.

Thanks to careful investment, their children are minted moggies, worth 2 million each.

Kalu the chimp, at number two on the list, got his cash after owner Patricia removed her husband Frank O'Neill's name from her will.

Not that we're jealous, but what exactly did their owners think the beasties would spend the cash on?

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