• Creature The badger is a burrowing omnivore from the family Mustelidae, which also includes weasels and otters. It is the mascot of Hufflepuff House. Read More
• Sports teams The Banchory Bangers are a disbanded Quidditch team from Scotland. The Bangers were known for their appallingly awful Quidditch skills and wild after-match parties. Their extremely reckless shenanigans during a match against the Appleby Arrows included allowing the Bludgers to go free and an illegal hunt… Read More
• Character Barny the Fruitbat is the mascot of the Ballycastle Bats Quidditch team and a figure used in Butterbeer advertisements (QA7, Pm). Read More
• Creature Bats are nocturnal flying mammals that are found all over the world. Thousands of live bats were used to decorate the Great Hall for Hallowe’enĀ (PS10, CS8, PA8, GF16). Harry told the Dursleys that Sirius Black might turn them all into bats if he… Read More