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Why does the map show her if she is just an animal?
Does the map show other animals? (e.g. - Crookshanks, owls, Fluffy, Buckbeak, Nagini, Thestrals, etc...)
Please provide answers based on canon sources. I prefer canon sources over speculative answers. (And if somebody has a copy of the book, please confirm this citation from chapter 10. I don't have a copy with me.)