With Internet-famous animals dropping dead at an unacceptable rate, it's important to stop and thank the Gods of Fluff for the ones who are still with us.

Maru, possibly the web's most well-known cat, just turned five, and in honor of this momentous occasion, his owner decided to give the Internet a birthday present in the form of a compilation chronicling some of the cutest moments from Maru's fifth year on earth.

[The Awesomer]