Garfield is a fictional character and the title protagonist from the comic strip Garfield created by Jim Davis. The comic strip centers on Garfield and portrays him to be a lazy, fat and cynical orange cat. He has the ability to speak articulately. He loves lasagna and coffee, and hates Mondays, Nermal (But sometimes loves her) and raisins. Garfield relates to many because of his passion for food, his ability to just eat a lot, and his lack of motivation to work out.