Mia has a habit of scampering off. Link can help Horwell find Mia at the beginning of the game. During the night, when Link chases Fi, she also becomes aggressive. Horwell really enjoys watching Mia and keeps a scratching post set in his room for Mia to play with while he is watching her.
- "You see, Zelda's father--Headmaster Gaepora--has a pet named Mia, and, well...she's scampered off again." — Horwell (Skyward Sword)
- "Will you help me out and go retrieve Mia for me?" — Horwell (Skyward Sword)
- "Even the headmaster's darling Mia turns quite feral when night falls..." — Owlan (Skyward Sword)
- "She's so adorable that I'm starting to think I need one of my own!" — Horwell (Skyward Sword)