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Hedwig

Hedwig the owl

Harry’s devoted pet owl


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

Owls

By J.K. Rowling


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Oh, I've always loved that owl, she's so beautiful.


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Harry holds Hedwig on his arm in Hogwarts courtyard

Harry and Hedwig


Harry gets a letter delivered to Gryffindor Common room

Tapping at the window


The silence was broken, not by Ron, who in any case looked as though he was temporarily dumbstruck, but by a soft tap, tap on the window...


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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

By J.K. Rowling

‘Bet Umbridge is in History of Magic,’ said Ron grimly, as they set off for Binns’s lesson. ‘She hasn’t inspected Binns yet ... bet you...


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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

By J.K. Rowling

Hedwig in the forest

Hedwig in the forest


Harry reads the letter from Ron that Pig delivered

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Hedwig fact file


Skills

High emotional intelligence, carries post, impeccable internal compass, and extremely loyal

Hobbies

Hunting, flying, affectionately nibbling Harry's ear

Death

27th July, 1997