Die-hard fans of the best-selling Harry Potter stories are seriously threatening India’s owl population, as demands for the ultimate wizarding accessory increase, a wildlife group says.Potter’s snow-white owl Hedwig, his trusty messenger throughout the book and film series, is being blamed by animal groups and politicians for fuelling the trade in Indian owls, as fans look to ape every aspect of their young wizard hero.
via ABC News.
- Harry Potter fans ‘fuel owl trade’ (thesun.co.uk)
- ‘Harry Potter’ blamed for India’s missing owls (mnn.com)
- Harry Potter craze blamed for owl population decrease (hollywoodnews.com)
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