History Characters / HarryPotterAnimalsAndPets

16th Jul '17 1:15:39 PM GottamsReckoning
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* AffablyEvil: Not unfriendly, but pretty darn frightening.

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* AffablyEvil: Not unfriendly, but pretty darn frightening.frightening even if you are a friend of Hagrid.



* BackForTheDead: In ''Half-Blood Prince''.

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* BackForTheDead: In ''Half-Blood Prince''.Prince'', Hagrid informs the trio that he is sick. Then he dies and both Harry, after drinking the Felix Felicis Potion, and Slughorn attend his funeral.
* BigCreepyCrawlies: He is an Acromantula (''acro-'' is Greek for large), ginormous spiders the size of a baby elephant and he possesses a quite long legspan.



* TheDreaded: Acromantulas are feared all across the Wizarding World, and Aragog and his family are no exception.

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* TheDreaded: Acromantulas are feared all across the Wizarding World, and Aragog and his family are no exception.exception [[TheWorfEffect unless you are a basilisk]].



* BasiliskAndCockatrice: What it turns out to be.

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* BasiliskAndCockatrice: What it turns out to be.The Basilisk in the Wizarding World is a giant snake without any bird traits except for the red feather above the males' head, can kill or petrify at sight and is born when a toad hatches a chicken egg.



* MonsterDelay: The Basilisk's full appearance does not get into the scene until Harry enters the Chamber of Secrets and the heir of Slytherin summons her.




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* WhisperingGhosts: His voice is only heard by Harry before he knows he could talk Parseltongue and before he knew the source came from a murderous giant snake.



* BerserkButton: He doesn't take kindly to [[BullyingADragon Malfoy calling him a "great ugly brute".]]
** It's a Hippogriff thing. Go up and insult one, it'll probably be the last thing you'll ever do.

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* BerserkButton: He doesn't take kindly to [[BullyingADragon Malfoy calling him a "great ugly brute".]]
**
]] It's a Hippogriff thing. Go up and insult one, it'll probably be the last thing you'll ever do.



* ShoutOut: The design of the Hungarian Horntail in the film was based off of the dragons from the film ''Film/ReignOfFire''. As is it's method of breathing fire[[note]]Specifically, it spits out twin jets of flammable chemicals that ignite upon contact with the air.[[/note]]

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* ShoutOut: The design of the Hungarian Horntail in the film was based off of the dragons from the film ''Film/ReignOfFire''. As is it's method of breathing fire[[note]]Specifically, fire.[[note]]Specifically, it spits out twin jets of flammable chemicals that ignite upon contact with the air.[[/note]]
16th Jul '17 6:32:47 AM StarTropes
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* CatsAreSnarkers: [[https://www.pottermore.com/features/33-thoughts-crookshanks-must-have-had-during-prisoner-of-azkaban This Pottermore article]] [[AlternateCharacterInterpretation imagines his probable thoughts]] during Prisoner of Azkaban. They're very sarcastic.

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* CatsAreSnarkers: [[https://www.pottermore.com/features/33-thoughts-crookshanks-must-have-had-during-prisoner-of-azkaban This Pottermore article]] [[AlternateCharacterInterpretation imagines his probable thoughts]] during Prisoner of Azkaban. They're very sarcastic.sarcastic, and mostly show that he considers himself SurroundedByIdiots.
24th Jun '17 7:29:30 PM CJCroen1393
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%%* GiantSpider

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%%* GiantSpider* GiantSpider: Is what he is, though naturally, Hagrid finds him adorable.



%%* KeeperOfForbiddenKnowledge

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%%* KeeperOfForbiddenKnowledge* KeeperOfForbiddenKnowledge: He was instrumental in helping Harry find the truth behind the Chamber of Secrets.



* SpidersAreScary: Especially if it is a giant one.

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* SpidersAreScary: Especially if it is a giant one.one that likes the taste of human flesh (be glad that Aragog is the only one who ''doesn't'').




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* UndyingLoyalty: Towards Hagrid, even vowing never to eat human flesh out of respect for their friendship. His family, however, did not show the same loyalty themselves.



* BasiliskAndCockatrice: What it turns out to be.



* FeatheredSerpent: Played with, as only the males have feathers and this one is female.



%%* CoolHorse

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%%* CoolHorse* CoolHorse: Well, cool ''half''-horse.



* OurGryphonsAreDifferent: Specifically, he's a hippogriff (half-gryphon with emphasys to his eagle side, half-horse).

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* OurGryphonsAreDifferent: Specifically, he's a hippogriff (half-gryphon with emphasys emphasis to his eagle side, half-horse).
11th Jun '17 7:14:35 PM GottamsReckoning
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!Hedwig (Gizmo)

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!Hedwig (Gizmo)!Hedwig



-->'''Portrayed by:''' Gizmo



!Crookshanks (Crackerjack)

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!Crookshanks (Crackerjack)!Crookshanks



-->'''Portrayed by:''' Crackerjack



%%* ChekhovsGunman:

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%%* * ChekhovsGunman: Aside from helping her master regaining his form in ''Goblet of Fire'' with her poison, [[spoiler:she is the last remaining Horcrux after Harry's "death"]].



* OffWithHerHead: [[spoiler: At the hands of Neville in the Battle of Hogwarts.]]

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* OffWithHerHead: [[spoiler: At the hands of Neville in the Battle of Hogwarts.]]Hogwarts]].



* SoulJar: [[spoiler: She's a living Horcrux, and is the final of Voldemort's Horcruxes to be destroyed before his demise.]]

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* SoulJar: [[spoiler: She's [[spoiler:She's a living Horcrux, and is the final of Voldemort's Horcruxes to be destroyed before his demise.]]



The very old pet owl of the Weasley family.

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The very old pet owl -->'''Appears in:''' ''[[Literature/HarryPotterAndTheChamberOfSecrets Chamber of the Weasley family.
Secrets]]'' | ''[[Literature/HarryPotterAndThePrisonerOfAzkaban Prisoner of Azkaban]]'' | ''[[Literature/HarryPotterAndTheGobletOfFire Goblet of Fire]]''



The very old pet great grey owl of the Weasley family.



%%* ButtMonkey

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%%* ButtMonkey* ButtMonkey: The poor bird's constant RunningGag consists on fainting and crashing in the most unexpected places while bringing the mail.






* MusicSoothesTheSavageBeast: He is lulled to sleep when music is played (a harp or a flute in this case), as a nod to GreekMythology.

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* MusicSoothesTheSavageBeast: He is lulled {{Hellhound}}: Based mostly on the Greek monster Cerberus, he does not guard any entrance to sleep when music is played (a harp the world of the dead or a flute in this case), as a nod any demonic dimension, though what lies under the trap are still tough and dangerous tasks to GreekMythology. get the final price.




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* MusicSoothesTheSavageBeast: He is lulled to sleep when music is played (a harp or a flute in this case), as a nod to GreekMythology.
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Fluffy is almost or never mentioned in the next books. [[WordOfGod J. K. Rowling stated]] that he was released in the Forbidden Forest and, later, to his native Greece.









!Aragog (voice by Creator/JulianGlover)
[[quoteright:300:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/ara.jpg]]

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!Aragog (voice by Creator/JulianGlover)
!Aragog
[[quoteright:300:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/ara.jpg]] jpg]]
-->'''Voiced by:''' Creator/JulianGlover



! Slytherin's Monster

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! Slytherin's !Slytherin's Monster



-->'''Appears in:''' ''[[Literature/HarryPotterAndTheChamberOfSecrets Chamber of Secrets]]''

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-->'''Voiced by:''' Unknown
-->'''Appears in:''' ''[[Literature/HarryPotterAndTheChamberOfSecrets Chamber of Secrets]]'' Secrets]]''



* ChekhovsBoomerang: [[spoiler: Harry uses a fang from the Basilisk to destroy Tom Riddle's diary (one of Voldemort's Horcruxes) in the ''Chamber of Secrets". Years later, when they need to destroy another Horcrux, Ron hits on the idea of doing the same thing and heads down to retrieve fangs from the Basilik's carcass]].

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* ChekhovsBoomerang: [[spoiler: Harry [[spoiler:Harry uses a fang from the Basilisk to destroy Tom Riddle's diary (one of Voldemort's Horcruxes) in the ''Chamber of Secrets".Secrets''. Years later, when they need to destroy another Horcrux, Ron hits on the idea of doing the same thing and heads down to retrieve fangs from the Basilik's carcass]].



* EyeScream: Ends up on the receiving end of this, courtesy of [[spoiler: Fawkes, which allows Harry to properly fight it]].

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* EyeScream: Ends up on the receiving end of this, courtesy of [[spoiler: Fawkes, [[spoiler:Fawkes, which allows Harry to properly fight it]].



* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: [[spoiler: Harry drives the Sword of Gryffindor up through the roof of the Basilisk's mouth and into its brain to kill it]].

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* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: [[spoiler: Harry [[spoiler:Harry drives the Sword of Gryffindor up through the roof of the Basilisk's mouth and into its brain to kill it]].



* Really700YearsOld: It's a millenarian beast born the same time as Slytherin co-founded Hogwarts.






* BigDamnHeroes: He saves Harry from the savage werewolf form of Lupin.



* OurGryphonsAreDifferent: Specifically, he's a hippogriff.

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* OurGryphonsAreDifferent: Specifically, he's a hippogriff.hippogriff (half-gryphon with emphasys to his eagle side, half-horse).



! The Hungarian Horntail

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! The !The Hungarian Horntail






! The Gringott's Dragon

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! The Gringott's !The Gringotts Dragon






11th Jun '17 5:58:50 PM creader
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2nd Jun '17 5:32:33 PM CJCroen1393
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* TheParalyzer: Eye contact through a mirror or other reflections petrifies the victim, which can be reversed.

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* TheParalyzer: Eye contact through a mirror or other reflections petrifies the victim, which can be reversed. It also works this way on ghosts by default, for obvious reasons.



%%* BadassGrandpa

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%%* BadassGrandpa* BadassGrandpa: An old and decrepit creature it may be, but it's still a massive dragon.



%%* GiantFlyer

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%%* GiantFlyer* GiantFlyer: And thanks to Hermione, an excellent getaway vehicle!



%%* OurDragonsAreDifferent

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%%* OurDragonsAreDifferent* OurDragonsAreDifferent: Like in most of the films, it's depicted as a wyvern.
2nd Jun '17 3:24:59 PM Fury1031
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* CatsAreSnarkers: [[https://www.pottermore.com/features/33-thoughts-crookshanks-must-have-had-during-prisoner-of-azkaban This Pottermore article]] shows his probable thoughts during Prisoner of Azkaban. They're very sarcastic.

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* CatsAreSnarkers: [[https://www.pottermore.com/features/33-thoughts-crookshanks-must-have-had-during-prisoner-of-azkaban This Pottermore article]] shows [[AlternateCharacterInterpretation imagines his probable thoughts thoughts]] during Prisoner of Azkaban. They're very sarcastic.



* OnlySaneMan: The Pottermore article on his thoughts has him consider himself this, because he's the only one who realizes that [[spoiler: Scabbers is an animagus.]]

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* OnlySaneMan: The Pottermore article on [[AlternateCharacterInterpretation envisioning his thoughts thoughts]] has him consider himself this, because he's depicting him as the only one who realizes that [[spoiler: Scabbers is an animagus.]]



* WhatDoesSheSeeInHim: In the aformentioned Pottermore article, he knows that Hermione likes Ron and wonders why.

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* WhatDoesSheSeeInHim: In the aformentioned Pottermore article, he knows is depicted as knowing that Hermione likes Ron and wonders why.
12th May '17 7:58:00 PM rjd1922
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* DeathGlare: Literally. Eye contact with it means instant death.



* TheDreaded: With the exception of roosters and the Heir, everyone is terrified of this thing. Even ''Acromantulas'' refuse to speak of her.

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* TheDreaded: With the exception of roosters and the Heir, everyone is terrified of this thing. Even ''Acromantulas'' [[HorrifyingTheHorror Even]] ''[[HorrifyingTheHorror Acromantulas]]'' [[HorrifyingTheHorror refuse to speak of her.her]].



* FemaleMonsterSurprise: Missing the scarlet plume on the forehead characteristic of it in myths. Although in ''VideoGame/LegoHarryPotter'', it has the plume.



* TheParalyzer: Eye contact through a mirror or other reflections paralyzes the victim, which can be reversed.

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* TheParalyzer: Eye contact through a mirror or other reflections paralyzes petrifies the victim, which can be reversed.



--->'''Tom Riddle''': Parseltongue won't save you now, Potter; it only obeys '''''ME!'''''
* YourTomcatIsPregnant: Missing the scarlet plume on the forehead characteristic of it in myths. Although in ''VideoGame/LegoHarryPotter'', it has the plume.

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--->'''Tom -->'''Tom Riddle''': Parseltongue won't save you now, Potter; it only obeys '''''ME!'''''
* YourTomcatIsPregnant: Missing the scarlet plume on the forehead characteristic of it in myths. Although in ''VideoGame/LegoHarryPotter'', it has the plume.
8th May '17 8:24:20 PM Snowsky
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* DeathbringerTheAdorable: Fang is a huge dog that can be quite terrifying, so long as you know it's cuddly and loyal.
* KickTheDog: Quite literally - Fang gets hit by a Stunning Spell during Umbridge's attempt to fire Hagrid
* LovableCoward: Fang's as nice as can be, but when faced with a cloaked figure drinking from a unicorn's corpse, it will not stay by your side.

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* DeathbringerTheAdorable: Fang is a huge dog that can be quite terrifying, so long as you know it's he's cuddly and loyal.
* KickTheDog: Quite literally - Fang gets hit by a Stunning Spell during Umbridge's attempt to fire Hagrid
Hagrid.
* LovableCoward: Fang's as nice as can be, but when faced with a cloaked figure drinking from a unicorn's corpse, it he will not stay by your side.
8th May '17 8:21:19 PM Snowsky
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* FunSize: Harry mentions that he looks like a very fluffy Snitch.
* {{Keet}}: He is quite hyper.
* RedOniBlueOni: Red to Hedwig's blue.

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* FunSize: Harry mentions that According to Harry, he looks and feels like a very fluffy Snitch.
* {{Keet}}: He is quite hyper.
hyper, always flying around and annoying Ron.
* RedOniBlueOni: Red to Hedwig's blue.
He's more energetic than Hedwig, who has a stoic temperament and takes her job seriously.



** It's entirely possible, however, that Nagini is from a unique magical species of giant venomous snakes or that she had been altered by Voldemort to better suit his purposes. Nagini's venom definitely has magical properties, judging by how her bites resist healing spells.

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** It's entirely possible, however, that Nagini is from a unique magical species of giant venomous snakes snake or that she had has been altered by Voldemort to better suit his purposes. Nagini's venom definitely has magical properties, judging by how her bites resist healing spells.



* SssssnakeTalk: Speaks parseltongue with her master on occasion.

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* SssssnakeTalk: Speaks parseltongue Parseltongue with her master on occasion.




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* ToServeMan: Voldemort occasionally uses her to...dispose...of people he doesn't like. Poor Charity Burbage.
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