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Considered by many to be the most dangerous beast in existence, the Nundu is a gigantic leopard, native to East Africa, whose breath carries disease and death. Whole villages have been wiped out by the creature, and it takes a hundred wizards working together to overcome the beast  (FB).



  • When the Nundu roars, a lion-like mane bursts forth from its neck (WFT).
  • A wizard thief by the name of Eldon Elsrickle brought a baby Nundu with him from Africa to London. The creature eventually grew large and deadly and killed the thief (BoS).


From the Web

Nundu Page from Pottermore

"Nundu" from Harry Potter Wiki

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