Few People Know That Indiana Is The Birthplace Of Garfield, The Original Trending Cat Sensation

Even cartoons have an origin, and Garfield is no different. This lasagna-loving, dog-hating cat is from Muncie, Indiana. Check out how this became Garfield’s birthplace.

Learn about Jim Davis and his best cartoon. Scroll on for more details about everyone’s favorite newspaper comic.

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For more like this, check out this Garfield trail in Indiana that takes you past unique statues.

Address: Muncie, IN, USA