From LeakyPedia

Jump to: navigation, search

Hedwig is Harry Potter's pet snowy owl.


[edit] Appearances

[edit] First Book

Hagrid purchases Hedwig from Eeylops Owl Emporium as a gift for Harry.[1] Harry Potter names his owl "Hedwig" after a name he found in A History of Magic. Hedwig is a good hunter and kept bringing back Harry dead mice.[2]

[edit] Second Book

Harry Potter almost forgets Hedwig when he is rescued from Privet Drive by Ron, Fred, and George Weasley in a flying Ford Anglia. Hedwig's loud screech wakes up Vernon Dursley and he sees that Harry is making a run for it.[3]

[edit] Third Book

[edit] Fourth Book

[edit] Fifth Book

Hedwig was itercepted and injured by Dolores Umbridge, while she was sending a letter to Harry from Sirius. Harry takes Hedwig to Proffessor Grupplyplank to cure her.

[edit] Sixth Book

[edit] Seventh Book

Hedwig is killed by a killing curse, when Harry was being taken to a safehouse (Tonks'parents house).

[edit] References

  1. J.K. Rowling PS 5
  2. J.K. Rowling PS 6
  3. J.K. Rowling CoS 3