Illustration of Garfield holding a candy cane coming out of a red and yellow Christmas stocking with a green bow. White text on a blue background.
Garfield is a comic strip created and first published by Jim Davis in 1978. The comic follows the life of Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, and their owner, Jon. Since the comic's initial release, Garfield has been adapted into an animated series, television specials, and two movies. As of 2013, it held the Guinness World Record for being the world's most widely syndicated comic strip.