Brightclaw is a hunting dragon belonging to one of the Hooligan boys.


There is almost no information given on Brightclaw's gender, species, or owner. Brightclaw is first seen in the first novel in the How To Train Your Dragon series when it is suggesting they desert their owners so that they don't get eaten by the Seadragonus Giganticus Maximus. Brightclaw is later seen in the second novel in the series, How to be a Pirate, when, during Hiccup and Dogsbreath's swordfight, it yells "Scratch his eyes out!"