Garfield Original Comic Strips
The GARFIELD comic strip debuted on June 19, 1978 in 41 U.S. newspapers. Today, GARFIELD is read in over 2400 newspapers by 200 million people worldwide! Paws, Inc. has archived all of the original comic strips created by Jim Davis. In 2011, GARFIELD went digital! Production of the comic strip moved to computers, where each daily installment was drawn, inked, lettered and colored using special software. The last hand-drawn comic strip was published on November 27, 2011.