Zangoose is a Normal-type region-exclusive Pokémon from the Hoenn region. It does not evolve into or from any other Pokémon.

Pokédex description

Cat Ferret Pokémon
Memories of battling its archrival Seviper are etched into every cell of Zangoose's body. This Pokémon adroitly dodges attacks with incredible agility.
- Zangoose's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Bug
3 (8)
Icon Ghost
9 (13)

Charged attacks

Icon Fighting
100 (43)
Icon Ground
100 (21)
Icon Dark
50 (23)

Evolution family

Zangoose is part of a one-member family.

#335 Zangoose


Volbeat region
Method Maximum CP Details
RT-Icon Encounter

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2017 Dec 8

Increased spawns in:
Pokémon GO Fest 2020: Jul 25 - 26 (ticket only)
World Tourism Day: 2019 Sep 26 - Oct 1

Pokémon Eggs
1,381 native 5-km Eggs since 2019 Sep 26
RT-Icon Special-Stamp-1
Research tasks
1,036 Field Research:
Trade Pokémon caught 10,000 KM apart: World Tourism Day (Seviper region only)



  • Zangoose is currently a region-exclusive Pokémon of Europe, Asia and Australia.
    • Zangoose was originally region-exclusive Pokémon of the Americas and Africa.
    • Zangoose and Seviper swapped regions on January 5th, 2018.[1]
    • Zangoose and Seviper share status of region-exclusive Pokémon as they are well known for their ongoing feud against each other from other games and media of Pokémon franchise.


  1. Seviper/Zangoose Rotation or Lost Regional Status. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2018-01-25.

External links

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