Jewel was one of the original fifteen puppies in the 1996 movie, and the second to be referred to by name. Her name comes from how the spots around her neck resemble a jeweled necklace. She and her siblings were kidnapped by Jasper and Horace for Cruella De Vil and brought to De Vil Manor to be made into a fur coat. With the help of her family, she escapes Cruella along with her siblings. Jewel isn't seen or mentioned in the 1961 movie or 101 Dalmatians II: Patch's London Adventure.
Jewel did not physically appear in the series; however, she has been mentioned on numerous occasions.
- Her name appears on a picnic basket in "The Dogs of DeVil".
- Her name also appears on a photo reel in "Frisky Business".
- Cruella verbally names her in "The Making of..."
Jewel appears on the cover of 101 Dalmatians: Animated Storybook with her family.
- Despite being a female character, Jewel is portrayed by a male pup in the live-action film.