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So, Voldemort thought it was a good idea to make Nagini one of the horcruxes.

Did making Nagini ( or any other living creature, generally speaking ) a horcrux also make it immortal ?

Because snakes have a limited life-span, and his ambitions to live and rule forever would not seem very secure, if part of his soul lied in a mortal being.

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    Why can't corpse of snake be indestructible? – Lobo Jul 20 '14 at 4:45
  • @SachinShekhar - I don't know why not, but then again, does the corpse not disintegrate ? – James C Jul 20 '14 at 9:16
  • Coz microbes can't eat a horcrux... :) – Lobo Jul 20 '14 at 9:23
  • @SachinShekhar - Oh yea, I bet V paid a lot of attention to biology :D – James C Jul 20 '14 at 9:39