In the Books
Rollan (at first) thought it was a coyote. When Rollan distracted Zerif and tried to run away, he was chased by the jackal; then Olvan appeared, and Zerif withdrew his spirit animal and fled. At the end of the battle with Arax it was said to have a few scratches.
- Zerif never bothered to name it.
- The jackal abandoned Zerif right after their Bile-forced bond was broken.