• Character Billy Stubbs was anotherĀ child at Tom Riddle’s orphanage. Billy Stubbs had chickenpox at the time of Dumbledore’s first meeting with Riddle. According to Mrs. Cole, the day after Tom and Billy had had an argument, Billy’s pet rabbit was found hanging from the rafters (HBP13). Podcast:… 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
• Creature A small parrot-like bird kept as a pet, which in the U.S. is called a parakeet. See also Budgerigar Society. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:28 —… Read More