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Jonathan Q. "Jon" Arbuckle (b. July 28) is the owner of Garfield and Odie deuteragonist of the Garfield franchise.

Why He Rocks

  1. He’s a good owner to his cat, Garfield, and his dog, Odie.
  2. He has a good relationship with almost everyone in his life, showing he’s a decent guy.
  3. His most popular trait is how he always seems to be the butt of a joke in the Garfield-universe, most notably how he can’t get Liz (Garfield’s vet) or any other woman to like him romantically.
  4. He has a great and well-drawn design.
  5. Thom Huge does a great job at providing his voice in TV series, Garfield and Friends.
  6. He‘s a caring and loving family man.
  7. He has a passion for animals, as he not only takes care of Garfield and Odie but also pets it’s another cat named Nermal on occasions.
  8. Another popular trait from him is when him and Garfield are talking to each other, even though he himself can’t understand what he’s saying.
  9. He has impressive cooking as he feeds Garfield lots of delicious human food and can make an amazing looking Thanksgiving dinner.

Bad Qualities

  1. He was flanderized in The Garfield Show.