Muggles' Guide to Harry Potter/Characters/Arnold

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Muggles' Guide to Harry Potter - Character
Arnold
Gender Assumed male
Hair color Purple
Eye color Unknown
Related Family Unknown
Loyalty Ginny Weasley

Overview[edit | edit source]

Arnold is a purple Pygmy Puff, a miniature Puffskein. He is owned by Ginny Weasley.

Role in the Books[edit | edit source]

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Half-Blood Prince[edit | edit source]

Ginny buys Arnold from her brothers Fred and George, at their Wizarding joke shop, Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes in Diagon Alley. He is very fluffy and Ginny describes him as "Really cute." Pygmy Puffs resemble little fluffy balls that roll around, squeak, and come in various shades of pink and purple. Luna Lovegood believes that all Pygmy Puffs sing on Boxing Day

Strengths[edit | edit source]

Weaknesses[edit | edit source]

Relationships with Other Characters[edit | edit source]

Analysis[edit | edit source]

Pygmy Puffs are actually rather curious examples of Fred and George's entrepreneurship. The Puffskein, from which the Pygmy Puff is apparently derived, is apparently a reasonably common Wizarding pet. The pygmy puff, a version unique to Fred and George, is made miniature and pastel shaded by some artifice of theirs, and seems designed for tween and teen girls.

Questions[edit | edit source]

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Greater Picture[edit | edit source]

Intermediate warning: Details follow which you may not wish to read at your current level.