Most common in Northern Europe, these bloodthirsty creatures live wherever blood has been spilt
Red Caps fact file
Dwarf-like creature with caps dyed red with the blood of their victims
They like to bludgeon vulnerable victims to death
- Typical Habitats
From Red Caps they moved on to Kappas, creepy water-dwellers that looked like scaly monkeys ...
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
By J.K. Rowling
Seems you’ve had a pretty thorough grounding in tackling Dark creatures – you’ve covered Boggarts, Red Caps, Hinkypunks, Grindylows, Kappas and werewolves, is that right?
Alastor 'Mad Eye' Moody
Lupin is hardly over-taxing you - I would expect first-years to be able to deal with Red Caps and Grindylows