And look! It has grown wings, and its throat has turned red with small speckles on it. It must be close to maturing!
Young dragons are relatively defenseless. They are born with relatively soft scales, which are shed and replaced with harder ones as the hatchling matures. Once a hatchling’s wings grow in, it marks the beginning of maturation. At this point they are often capable of hunting on their own and are usually left alone by their mother.
The son of an Arsani dragon, this cheerful creature has inherited his mother's ability to sense the emotions of those around him. Rather than using it for any grand schemes, however, he simply makes use of it to tell who's most amiable to playing with him.