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

Growlithe is a Fire-type Pokémon.

No Pokémon evolve into Growlithe. Growlithe evolves into Arcanine when exposed to the Fire Stone.


Red Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
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Base Stats

Special Attack70GSC
Special Defense50GSC


Number 058: Growlithe, the Puppy Pokémon. Height: 2'4", Weight: 42.0lbs.

Red and Blue Yellow Gold Silver Crystal
Very protective
of its territory.
It will bark and
bite to repel
intruders from
its space.
A POKéMON with a
friendly nature.
However, it will
bark fiercely at
anything invading
its territory.
It has a brave and
trustworthy na-
ture. It fear-
lessly stands up
to bigger and
stronger foes.
Extremely loyal,
it will fearlessly
bark at any oppo-
nent to protect
its own trainer
from harm.
It controls a big
territory. If it
detects an unknown
smell, it roars
loudly to force
out the intruder.


Growlithe can use the following moves:

Move Learnt
Body Slam by breedingGSC
Thrash by breedingGSC
Fire Spin by breedingGSC
Safeguard by breedingGSC
Crunch by breedingGSC
Bite at level 1
Roar at level 1
Ember at level 9GSC
Leer at level 18GSC
Ember at level 18RBY
Leer at level 23RBY
Take Down at level 26GSC
Take Down at level 30RBY
Flame Wheel at level 34GSC
Agility at level 39RBY
Agility at level 42GSC
Flamethrower at level 50
Headbutt from TM02GSC
Curse from TM03GSC
Roar from TM05GSC
Toxic from TM06
Body Slam from TM08RBY
Rock Smash from TM08GSC
Take Down from TM09RBY
Double-edge from TM10RBY
Hidden Power from TM10GSC
Sunny Day from TM11GSC
Snore from TM13GSC
Protect from TM17GSC
Rage from TM20RBY
Endure from TM20GSC
Frustration from TM21GSC
Dragon Rage from TM23RBY
Iron Tail from TM23GSC
Dragonbreath from TM24GSC
Return from TM27GSC
Dig from TM28
Mimic from TM31RBY
Double Team from TM32
Reflect from TM33RBY
Bide from TM34RBY
Swagger from TM34GSC
Sleep Talk from TM35GSC
Fire Blast from TM38
Swift from TM39
Skull Bash from TM40RBY
Rest from TM44
Attract from TM45GSC
Substitute from TM50RBY
Flamethrower from a Move TutorC

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

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