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Abraxans

Paper model of an Abraxan by Andy Singleton

Giant palomino horses with wings and a taste for whisky


Abraxans fact file


Breed

Winged horse

Appearance

Palomino with wings, roughly the size of an elephant

Magic Abilities

Flight

Dangers

Very stong, they require forceful handling

Allegiance

Madame Maxime owns a group of Abraxans that pull the carriage for Beauxbatons Academy

The Beauxbaton carriage and its flying horses

A colossal carriage


... they saw a gigantic, powder-blue, horse-drawn carriage, the size of a large house, soaring towards them ...


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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

By J.K. Rowling

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Care of Magical Creatures series: winged horses


Wizarding School Beauxbatons with name

Beauxbatons Academy of Magic

By J.K. Rowling


Winged horses exist worldwide.


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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

By J.K. Rowling

‘will you please inform zis ’Agrid zat ze ’orses drink only single-malt whisky?’


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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

By J.K. Rowling

Professor Grubbly -Plank's lesson on unicorns

Winged and horned horses


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Friend o’ mine breeds Abraxan horses, I dunno if you’ve ever seen ’em, big beasts, winged, yeh know, I’ve had a bit of a ride on one o’ them


Rubeus Hagrid