Houndoom

←(#228) HoundourHoundour.png Houndoom.pngHoundoom (#229) Kingdra.pngKingdra (#230)→
Houndoom
#229
Houndoom.png229Houndoom.png

Type
Dark Fire
Catch rate
45
Abilities
Early Bird/Flash Fire
Hidden Ability
Unnerve
Biomes
Desert Hills, Mesa, Mesa (Bryce), Mesa Plateau, Mesa Plateau F, Mesa Plateau F M, Mesa Plateau M
Spawn time
Night
Level range in wild
24-49
Spawn location
Land
Gender ratio
50% ♂, 50% ♀
EV yield
2 Special Attack
Mount
None
Egg Groups
Field
Behavior
Timid 80%
Neutral 0%
Aggressive 20%

Houndoom is a Dark/Fire-type Pokémon that evolves from Houndour at level 24.

In a Houndoom pack, the one with its horns raked sharply toward the back serves a leadership role. These Pokémon choose their leader by fighting among themselves.

Contents

Spawn rate

Biome Time Location Rate
Desert Hills Night Land 2.573%
Mesa Night Land 1.729%
Mesa (Bryce) Night Land 1.665%
Mesa Plateau Night Land 1.7%
Mesa Plateau F Night Land 1.7%
Mesa Plateau F M Night Land 1.7%
Mesa Plateau M Night Land 1.7%

Drops

Drop Chance Quantity
Grid Blaze Rod.pngBlaze Rod 75% 1-3
Grid Bone.pngBone 100% 1-3
Grid Dusk Stone Shard.pngDusk Stone Shard 50% 1

Stats

HP: 75
Attack: 90
Defense: 50
Sp. Atk: 110
Sp. Def: 80
Speed: 95
Total: 500

Type effectiveness

With Early Bird/Unnerve

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
½× ½× ½× ½× ½× ½×

With Flash Fire

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
½× ½× ½× ½× ½×

Moves

By level

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
011 Inferno FireType.pngFire Special 100 50% 5
011 Nasty Plot DarkType.pngDark Status 20
011 Thunder Fang ElectricType.pngElectric Physical 65 95% 15
011 Leer NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 30
011 Ember FireType.pngFire Special 40 100% 25
011 Howl NormalType.pngNormal Status 40
011 Smog PoisonType.pngPoison Special 30 70% 20
044 Howl NormalType.pngNormal Status 40
088 Smog PoisonType.pngPoison Special 30 70% 20
1313 Roar NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
1616 Bite DarkType.pngDark Physical 60 100% 25
2020 Odor Sleuth NormalType.pngNormal Status 40
2626 Beat Up DarkType.pngDark Physical 100% 10
3030 Fire Fang FireType.pngFire Physical 65 95% 15
3535 Feint Attack DarkType.pngDark Physical 60 20
4141 Embargo DarkType.pngDark Status 100% 15
4545 Foul Play DarkType.pngDark Physical 95 100% 15
5050 Flamethrower FireType.pngFire Special 90 100% 15
5656 Crunch DarkType.pngDark Physical 80 100% 15
6060 Nasty Plot DarkType.pngDark Status 20
6565 Inferno FireType.pngFire Special 100 50% 5
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Houndoom.

By TM/HM

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy  PP 
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM05 Roar NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic PoisonType.pngPoison Status 90% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power
Varies
Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM11 Sunny Day FireType.pngFire Status 5
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM12 Taunt DarkType.pngDark Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM15 Hyper Beam NormalType.pngNormal Special 150 90% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM22 Solar Beam GrassType.pngGrass Special 120 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM30 Shadow Ball GhostType.pngGhost Special 80 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team NormalType.pngNormal Status 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM35 Flamethrower FireType.pngFire Special 90 100% 15
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM36 Sludge Bomb PoisonType.pngPoison Special 90 100% 10
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM38 Fire Blast FireType.pngFire Special 110 85% 5
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM41 Torment DarkType.pngDark Status 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM43 Flame Charge FireType.pngFire Physical 50 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM46 Thief DarkType.pngDark Physical 60 100% 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM50 Overheat FireType.pngFire Special 130 90% 5
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM59 Incinerate FireType.pngFire Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM61 Will-O-Wisp FireType.pngFire Status 85% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM63 Embargo DarkType.pngDark Status 100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM66 Payback DarkType.pngDark Physical 50 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM67 Retaliate NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM68 Giga Impact NormalType.pngNormal Physical 150 90% 5
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM85 Dream Eater PsychicType.pngPsychic Special 100 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger NormalType.pngNormal Status 90% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM94 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM95 Snarl DarkType.pngDark Special 55 95% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM101 Body Slam NormalType.pngNormal Physical 85 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM103 Double-Edge NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM108 Counter FightingType.pngFighting Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM110 Rage NormalType.pngNormal Physical 20 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM115 Mimic NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM120 Swift NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM127 Headbutt NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 15
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM128 Curse GhostType.pngGhost Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM132 Snore NormalType.pngNormal Special 50 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM135 Endure NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Steel Sprite.png TM136 Iron Tail SteelType.pngSteel Physical 100 75% 15
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM138 Mud-Slap GroundType.pngGround Special 20 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM140 Sleep Talk NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM143 Detect FightingType.pngFighting Status 5
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM147 Nightmare GhostType.pngGhost Status 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM152 Secret Power NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM154 Snatch DarkType.pngDark Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM163 Captivate NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM164 Dark Pulse DarkType.pngDark Special 80 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM165 Natural Gift
Varies
Physical 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM170 Confide NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM04 Strength NormalType.pngNormal Physical 80 100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png HM06 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Houndoom.

By move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Foul Play DarkType.pngDark Physical 95 100% 15
Heat Wave FireType.pngFire Special 95 90% 10
Hyper Voice NormalType.pngNormal Special 90 100% 10
Role Play PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Spite GhostType.pngGhost Status 100% 10
Sucker Punch DarkType.pngDark Physical 80 100% 5
Super Fang NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90% 10
Uproar NormalType.pngNormal Special 90 100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Houndoom.

By event move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Charm FairyType.pngFairy Status 100% 20

By breeding

 Parent   Move   Type   Category   Power   Accuracy   PP 
Smeargle.png Destiny Bond GhostType.pngGhost Status 5
Pikachu.pngMeowth.pngPersian.pngFarfetch'd.pngKecleon.pngAbsol.pngMonferno.pngInfernape.pngLucario.pngChesnaught.png Feint NormalType.pngNormal Physical 30 100% 10
Vulpix.png077MS.pngRapidash.pngFlareon.pngTorchic.pngTorkoal.pngChimchar.pngMonferno.pngInfernape.pngFennekin.pngBraixen.pngDelphox.png Fire Spin FireType.pngFire Special 35 85% 15
Mankey.pngPrimeape.pngSneasel.pngSlaking.pngInfernape.pngWeavile.pngZorua.pngZoroark.png Punishment DarkType.pngDark Physical 100% 5
Rattata.pngRaticate.pngTauros.pngUmbreon.pngDunsparce.pngZangoose.pngAbsol.pngZorua.pngZoroark.pngEmolga.png Pursuit DarkType.pngDark Physical 40 100% 20
Growlithe.pngVigoroth.png Reversal FightingType.pngFighting Physical 100% 15
Dunsparce.png Spite GhostType.pngGhost Status 100% 10
Rattata.pngRaticate.pngDiglett.pngDugtrio.pngSentret.pngFurret.pngPoochyena.pngMightyena.pngMawile.pngSpinda.pngKecleon.pngAbsol.png Sucker Punch DarkType.pngDark Physical 80 100% 5
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Houndoom.

Breeding environment

Dark

Block Value
Grid Block of Coal.pngBlock of Coal 3
Grid Cobweb.pngCobweb 2
Grid Mob head.pngMob head 4
Grid Nether Bricks.pngNether Brick 2
Grid Obsidian.pngObsidian 2
Grid Sand.pngSand 1
Grid Soul Sand.pngSoul Sand 2

Fire

Block Value
Grid Fire.pngFire 3
Grid Lava.pngLava 2
Grid Netherrack.pngNetherrack 2
Grid Stone.pngStone 1
Grid Torch.pngTorch 2
Grid Wood.pngWood 1