Ruby Hanshaw is one of the supporting characters of the Disney 2012 television special Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess and its 2013 spin-off TV series.
She is Sofia's best friend (along with Jade) from before she became a princess, along with Jade. Despite this major change, they all remain close friends. She is forgiving of others such as the case with Lucinda. In "The Buttercups," it's shown that she, along with Jade and Sofia, are members of the Buttercup Scouts, and her mom, Helen, is their troop leader. She is also a very good singer.
Ruby is very active, and fun. Her kindness is through the roof as she is forgiving to those around her. She's also loyal to her best friends, even when she makes new friends, she never forgets her old friends.