• Character Barny the Fruitbat is the mascot of the Ballycastle Bats Quidditch team and a figure used in Butterbeer advertisements (QA7, Pm). Read More
• Character Binky was a young pet rabbit owned by Lavender Brown. Binky was killed by a fox in the fall of 1993. Lavender was convinced this was, as Professor Trelawney had predicted, “the thing she was dreading,” though Hermione pointed out that this didn’t make much logical sense (PA8). Read More
• Potion ingredients Bird entrails, or the intestines or other interior organs of a bird, are sometimes used in divination (PA4). The manager at Flourish and Blotts names bird entrail divination as one of the “basic fortune-telling methods” covered in Unfogging the Future by Cassandra Vablatsky (PA4). Read More
• Creature A hog is a type of wild pig and is the animal for which both Hogwarts and Hogsmeade are named. Read More
• Creature A small parrot-like bird kept as a pet, which in the U.S. is called a parakeet. See also Budgerigar Society. Read More
• Character Bungy the Budgie was a budgerigar, or budgie, that could water-ski. He resided at the Five Feathers in Barnsley (OP1). Read More
• Magizoology Burning Day is the day on which a phoenix bursts into flames and is reborn from the ashes (CS12). Read More