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: Animal Ghosts of Britain.
Behind the scenes
- Though not explictly stated by any canon source, some examples of animal ghosts may include Gytrashes and the ghost horses ridden by members of the Headless Hunt.
- Pottermore (Appears on book cover)