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Houndour

Houndour is a Dark, Fire-type Pokémon from the Johto region. It evolves into Houndoom when fed 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Dark Pokémon
Houndour hunt as a coordinated pack. They communicate with each other using a variety of cries to corner their prey. This Pokémon's remarkable teamwork is unparalleled.
- Houndour's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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10 (10)
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10 (11)

Charged attacks

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70 (22)
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80 (27)
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70 (32)

Evolution family

Houndour is part of a two-member family.

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Houndour
#228 Houndour
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Houndoom
#229 Houndoom
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Houndoom
Mega Houndoom

Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
1,058
1,146

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2017 Feb 16

Increased spawns in:
The Seasons Change: Part 2: 2020 Oct 12 - 19
Pokémon Spotlight Hour: 2020 Sep 8
Pokémon GO Fest 2020: Jul 25 - 26
Team GO Rocket Event: 2020 Jul 10 - 15
Summer Solstice: 2020 Jun 19 - 24
Incense Day: Water and Dark Type: 2020 May 17 (Incense-only)
Incense Day: Type Shuffle: 2020 Apr 19 (Incense-only)
A Drive to Investigate: 2020 Mar 20 - 23
Team GO Rocket Global Take-over: 2020 Mar 6 - 9
Halloween 2019: Oct 17 - Nov 1
Global Challenge, Global Hatches: 2019 Sep 9 - 16
Halloween 2018: Oct 23 - Nov 1
Halloween 2017: Oct 20 - Nov 2
Solstice Week: 2017 Jun 13 - 22

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Eggs
705

Increased chance/Previously in:
5-km - Team GO Rocket Event: 2020 Jul 10 - 15
5-km - 2018 Dec 18 - 2019 Dec 16
5-km - Team GO Rocket Disruption: 2019 Jul 25 - Aug 1
5-km - 2017 Jul 7 - 2018 Spring

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Raid Battles
705
881

(weather boosted)
Tier 1 CP 4,049

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

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Research tasks
529 Field Research:
Catch 10 Pokémon: 2019 Jan - Apr
Evolve a Meowth: 2018 Aug
Catch 3 Dark-type Pokémon: 2018 Apr - Jun
Special Research:
Mega Buddy Challenge - 1st part: Give your buddy 3 treats


Gallery

External links

  • Houndour page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Houndour article, on the Bulbapedia
  • Houndour article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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