The Golden Puffle rumors origins are unknown, but it has gained popularity after the play, "Quest for the Golden Puffle", was releasd. It was revealed in the end of the play that the puffle was just a chocolate puffle with gold wrappings.

In PSA Mission 10, Waddle Squad, a fake golden puffle was used as bait for Herbert. The golden puffle can also be seen in other missions locked up.

The golden puffle was also present at the Medieval Party 2012, where it was shown locked up in the lighthouse. Although fake Golden Puffle's exist, a living golden puffle has not been found.