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Errol

Pottermore illustration Errol

Rather aged and decrepit pet owl of the Weasley family


Errol fact file


Skills

Somehow managing to deliver post just when everyone thinks he's made his last trip

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Our owl. He's ancient. It wouldn't be the first time he'd collapsed on a delivery.


Ron Weasley
Hermione opens her hate mail from readers of the Daily Prophet.

An abundance of owls


Through the window soared three owls, two of them holding up the third, which appeared to be unconscious.


Extract

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

By J.K. Rowling

Hermione opens her hate mail from readers of the Daily Prophet.

Owls

By J.K. Rowling


An illustration of Harry in the Owlery.

In the Owlery


Pottermore illustration Errol

Errol's crash landing


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Well ... I wasn't supposed to be using Errol. You know he's not really up to long journeys ...


Ron Weasley
Harry in the Owlery from the Goblet of Fire

Behind the scenes: Post Owls