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Kelpies

Shape-shifting water demons, the largest of which on record is found in Loch Ness, Scotland and its favourite form is that of a Sea Serpent

Shape-shifting water demon, the largest of which on record is found in Loch Ness, Scotland


Kelpies fact file


Breed

Water demon

Appearance

Often takes the form of a horse with bulrushes for a mane. The kelpie in Loch Ness prefers the form of a sea serpent

Magic Abilities

Shape-shifting

Dangers

Lures humans onto its back, then dives to the bottom of the water to devour them

Typical Habitats

Rivers and lakes

The world’s largest kelpie is found in Loch Ness, Scotland. Its favourite form is that of a sea serpent.


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Shape-shifting water demons, the largest of which on record is found in Loch Ness, Scotland and its favourite form is that of a Sea Serpent

Illustration of a kelpie


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