FANDOM


Whiteclaw

Whiteclaw

Clan(s)
Highest Rank
Warrior
Parents
No information
Litter-Mate(s)
No information
Mate(s)
No information
Children
No information
Mentor(s)
Apprentice(s)
No information
Previous Name(s)
Whitepaw

Whiteclaw is a dark[1] tom[2] with a white paw.[3]

Apprentice

Whiteclaw is never seen or mentioned as an apprentice.

Warrior

He is first seen when a border fight is aroused when RiverClan catches a patrol consisting of ThunderClan, who are being escorted home by WindClan cats, heading through RiverClan territory; the fight occurs threateningly close to the gorge's edge. When Graystripe and Whiteclaw are fighting along the edge, Whiteclaw slips over the side, grabbing onto the ledge.

StarClan

Graystripe tries to help him by trying to grab his paw, but he can't get a good grip and Whiteclaw falls to his death. Leopardfur, the RiverClan deputy, sees and is quite distraught at his death.

She threatens that the fight has gone beyond a border skirmish and tells the ThunderClan cats that her Clan will seek vengeance. His death had been prophecied by WindClan's medicine cat, Barkface, earlier in the novel.

StarClan had given him a sign through red clouds at Barley's barn, which he interpreted as "This day shall bring an unnecessary death". When Leopardfur Whiteclaw's former mentor, saw what had happened, she called the battle to an end, and said that Whiteclaw's death would be avenged, with hostility deeply embedded in her tone.

At a Gathering, it is noted that ever since ThunderClan and RiverClan fought at the gorge, and Whiteclaw fell to his death, Fireheart feels Leopardfur's unforgiving hostility is as sharp as thorns.

After getting information about Graystripe's status, Fireheart informs Mousefur that Graystripe was not Leopardfur's favorite RiverClan cat, not since Whiteclaw's descent into the gorge.

Fireheart speaks with Graystripe after he has joined RiverClan, asking whether he will be the mentor of one of his kits. Graystripe replies that, because this is Leopardstar's decision and that, he probably will not. He believes that she will never forgive him for Whiteclaw's death.

References and Citations

  1. Revealed in Fire and Ice
  2. Revealed in Fire and Ice, page 88
  3. Revealed in Fire and Ice, page 86

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.