An animal ghost, also known as an animal spirit, is the ghost of a dead creature. It is unknown if, like with humans, a creature must have magical powers to come back as a spirit. Mopsy Fleabert wrote a book on British animal ghosts titled Animal Ghosts of Britain.
Known Animal Ghosts
Behind the scenes
- In Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, it is stated that only wizards and witches can become ghosts. However, Pottermore confirms the existence of animal ghosts.