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Dobby bows to Harry in his bedroom in Privet Drive

Loyal magical creatures bound to their owners as servants for life

House-elves fact file


Large heads, long noses and fingers, very short, with bulging, tennis ball eyes and bat-like ears

Magic Abilities

Their own type of magic performed without a wand which includes the ability to apparate, disarm and make objects levitate


Bound to serve one owner unless freed by being given clothes by that owner