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Chinese Fireball

Dragons of the Wizarding World: Chinese Fireball

A brilliant red and gold dragon named for the rounded balls of flame that shoot from its nostrils


Chinese Fireball fact file


Breed

Dragon

Appearance

Smooth, scarlet scales with a fringe of gold spikes around its face. Has protruding eyes and a snub snout

Magic Abilities

Dragon blood has many magical properties and their heartstrings can be used as wand cores

Dangers

Aggressive towards humans. Breathes mushroom-shaped flames from its nostrils when angered

Typical Habitats

China

The Fireball gained its name for the mushroom-shaped flame that bursts from its nostrils when it is angered.


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There’s a Common Welsh Green over there, the smaller one – a Swedish Short-Snout, that blue grey – and a Chinese Fireball, that’s the red


Charlie Weasley

‘Worth seein’, trust me. On’y don’ go tellin’ anyone I showed yeh, right? Yeh’re not s’posed ter know.’


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