Councilor Hruit is a Giant Owl who represents the Middle Dura ward of Sharn on the Council. He is also a druid who once flew in the Race of Eight Winds to represent the Bazaar in Dura, and now negotiates on the behalf of the Bazaar and Middle Dura as a whole.
Hruit has a minor appearance in the novel City of Towers by Keith Baker.
In 3.5's Sharn, City of Towers Hruit was a Shifter Druid. Subsequently in the novel and 5th edition's Rising from the Last War, Hruit is stated to be an owl. According to Keith Baker, this was the original version of the character.