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Learn about characters in George Orwell’s novel Animal Farm with Course Hero’s video study guide.
|Napoleon||Napoleon is the totalitarian pig leader of Animal Farm who exploits the other animals to maintain his own power. Read More|
|Snowball||Snowball is an early pig leader of Animal Farm whose conflicts with Napoleon lead to his dishonor and exile. Read More|
|Mr. Jones||Mr. Jones is the drunken, neglectful proprietor of Manor Farm, overthrown by his animals. Read More|
|Squealer||Squealer is Napoleon's second pig in command, who spins stories and propaganda to keep the animals in line. Read More|
|Boxer||Boxer is the hardworking horse whose devotion to Animal Farm earns him the respect of all the animals. Read More|
|Old Major||Old Major is the boar whose vision for a world where animals are free inspires the rebellion. Read More|
|Benjamin||Benjamin is a cynical donkey who is at least as clever as the pigs but refuses to get involved with the rebellion, even when he sees things going wrong. Read More|
|Bluebell||Jessie and Bluebell are Mr. Jones's dogs who give birth to the puppies who grow up to be Napoleon's enforcers.|
|Clover||Clover is a working horse who is Boxer's companion and is as devoted to the cause of Animalism as he is.|
|Dogs||Dogs are the animals most closely aligned with the pigs, who serve as the pigs' guards and enforcers.|
|Hens||Hens are egg producers for the farm who, at one point, attempt a rebellion, with disastrous results.|
|Jessie||Jessie and Bluebell are Mr. Jones's dogs who give birth to the puppies who grow up to be Napoleon's enforcers.|
|Mollie||Mollie is Mr. Jones's mare who values her own appearance and the favor of humans over the principles of the farm.|
|Moses||Moses is a trained raven who tells the animals stories of a heavenly afterworld called Sugarcandy Mountain.|
|Mr. Frederick||Frederick is the owner of a neighboring farm who becomes Napoleon's enemy when he cheats the pigs and attacks the farm.|
|Mr. Pilkington||Pilkington is the owner of a neighboring farm who eventually becomes Napoleon's ally.|
|Mr. Whymper||Mr. Whymper is a lawyer retained by the pigs to conduct their business transactions with other humans.|
|Muriel||Muriel is a goat who, aside from Benjamin and the pigs, is the only animal on the farm who is fully literate.|
|Sheep||Sheep are useful spreaders of propaganda that can be relied upon to stop debates or potential protests with their chanting.|