|Happy Birthday, Garfield|
|Written by||Jim Davis|
|Directed by||Jim Davis|
|Presented by||Jim Davis|
|Narrated by||Gregg Berger|
|Music by||John Powell|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Running time||48 min.|
|Production company||Paws, Inc.|
|Original release||17 May 1988|
|Preceded by||A Garfield Christmas|
|Followed by||Garfield: His 9 Lives|
Happy Birthday, Garfield is an hour-long television special dedicated to the tenth anniversary of the Garfield comic strip, hosted by its creator Jim Davis. It uses both live-action and animation.
The special was first broadcast May 17, 1988 on CBS and February 24, 1989 on CITV. When it comes to home video, it has only been released on VHS in the United Kingdom.
The program featured the people behind the strips and animated adaptations, which include