(Pokémon Red, Blue, Yellow, Gold, Silver and Crystal Versions)

Meowth is a Normal-type Pokémon.

No Pokémon evolve into Meowth. Meowth evolves into Persian at level 28.


Red Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
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Base Stats

Special Attack40GSC
Special Defense40GSC


Number 052: Meowth, the Scratchcat Pokémon. Height: 1'4", Weight: 9.0lbs.

Red and Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
Adores circular
objects. Wanders
the streets on a
nightly basis to
look for dropped
loose change.
Appears to be more
active at night.
It loves round
and shiny things.
It can't stop from
picking them up.
It is fascinated
by round objects.
It can't stop
playing with them
until it tires and
falls asleep.
It loves anything
that shines. It
especially adores
coins that it
picks up and se-
cretly hoards.
It loves things
that sparkle. When
it sees a shiny
object, the gold
coin on its head
shines too.


Meowth can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Hypnosis by breedingGSC
Amnesia by breedingGSC
Spite by breedingGSC
Charm by breedingGSC
Scratch at level 1
Growl at level 1
Bite at level 11GSC
Bite at level 12RBY
Pay Day at level 17RBY
Pay Day at level 20GSC
Screech at level 24RBY
Faint Attack at level 28GSC
Fury Swipes at level 33RBY
Screech at level 35GSC
Fury Swipes at level 41GSC
Slash at level 44RBY
Slash at level 46GSC
Headbutt from TM02GSC
Curse from TM03GSC
Toxic from TM06
Zap Cannon from TM07GSC
Body Slam from TM08RBY
Take Down from TM09RBY
Psych Up from TM09GSC
Double-edge from TM10RBY
Hidden Power from TM10GSC
Bubblebeam from TM11RBY
Sunny Day from TM11GSC
Water Gun from TM12RBY
Snore from TM13GSC
Pay Day from TM16RBY
Icy Wind from TM16GSC
Protect from TM17GSC
Rage from TM20RBY
Endure from TM20GSC
Frustration from TM21GSC
Iron Tail from TM23GSC
Thunderbolt from TM24RBY
Thunder from TM25
Return from TM27GSC
Shadow Ball from TM30GSC
Mimic from TM31RBY
Mud-slap from TM31GSC
Double Team from TM32
Bide from TM34RBY
Swagger from TM34GSC
Sleep Talk from TM35GSC
Swift from TM39
Defense Curl from TM40GSC
Skull Bash from TM40RBY
Dream Eater from TM42GSC
Detect from TM43GSC
Rest from TM44
Attract from TM45GSC
Thief from TM46GSC
Substitute from TM50RBY
Nightmare from TM50GSC
Thunderbolt from a Move TutorC

Show information about:
Generation I: Red Blue Yellow
Generation II: Gold Silver Crystal

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