What Kind of Dog Was Sirius Black?

What breed is Sirius Black dog?

Cleod is a Scottish Deerhound who played Sirius Black’s Animagus form in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.

Is Padfoot an Irish wolfhound?

No, the real star, at least under our rock, is a Scottish Deerhound named Cleod, who plays the dog Padfoot. … This was the nickname for Sirius Black.

Is Sirius Black a wolf or dog?

Sirius was an animagus and was able to transform into a big black dog, (a Grim) which is an omen of death, at will. He, along with James Potter and Peter Pettigrew became Animagus to help Remus Lupin with his transformations.