- East Asian (culture)
- Mountain Dweller (attribute)
- Flying (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
A benevolent and bizarre animal from the ancient Chinese bestiaries. It lived in the Yanzi Mountain. The Shuhu had the body of a winged horse with a snake’s tail and a human face. Purely out of affectionate it would help mountaineers and travellers by lifting them up steep slopes.
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