Emily Elizabeth Howard (born December 8, 1991): Clifford's owner. A friendly, curious, and helpful,eight-year-old girl. Emily is Caroline and Mark Howard's daugther.
The best skater on the island, and also very good at soccer. Emily Elizabeth adopted Clifford when he was a puppy, and her love caused him to grow enormous in size, thus starting their new lives on Birdwell Island. Emily was named for creator Norman Bridwell's daughter and based on the imaginary adventures of Bridwell's wife.
Emily usually wears a long sleeve pink shirt with a black shirt and black and pink striped socks and bkac shoes.
Sometimes, if she's near the ocean, at the pool, or giving Clifford a bath, she would often wear a powerful blue and white swimsuit.