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Harvey Ridgebit

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Harvey Ridgebit

A Dragonologist famous for catching a Peruvian Vipertooth and establishing a Romanian dragon sanctuary (JKR). The sanctuary where Charlie Weasley works is likely the dragon sanctuary that Ridgebit founded.

Harvey Ridgebit
Gender Male
Birth
Death
Species / Race Wizard
Affiliations Dragonology
Profession dragonologist
First Introduced WoM

Commentary

Etymology

His name makes it sound like he was destined to be bitten by a Norwegian Ridgeback, perhaps the reason for his bandaged hand?

Notes

JKR's Wizard of the Month for January, 2007.

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