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Crups

Paper model of a Crup

Loyal wizard pets similar in appearance to Jack Russell terriers


Crups fact file


Breed

Dog

Appearance

Small terrier with a forked tail

Dangers

Highly aggressive towards Muggles

Allegiance

Loyal to their wizard owners. Crups were bred in Williamsburg by President Thornton Harkaway, who resigned after his pets savaged some local No-Majs

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The Magical Congress of the United States of America (MACUSA)

By J.K. Rowling


The Crup is almost certainly a wizard-created dog, as it is intensely loyal to wizards and ferocious towards Muggles.


Extract

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

By J.K. Rowling

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The magical creatures quiz


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Care of Magical Creatures series: unconventional pets


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Crup owners are legally obliged to remove the Crup’s tail with a painless Severing Charm while the Crup is six to eight weeks old, lest Muggles notice it.


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