Slakoth

Slakoth is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Slacker Pokémon.

Pokédex descriptions

Ruby SLAKOTH lolls around for over twenty hours every day. Because it moves so little, it does not need much food. This POKéMON’s sole daily meal consists of just three leaves.
Sapphire SLAKOTH’s heart beats just once a minute. Whatever happens, it is content to loaf around motionless. It is rare to see this POKéMON in motion.
Emerald It sleeps virtually all day and night long. It doesn’t change its nest its entire life, but it sometimes travels great distances by swimming in rivers.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It sleeps for 20 hours every day. Making drowsy those that see it is one of its abilities.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Black
White
It spends nearly all its time in a day sprawled out. Just seeing it makes one drowsy.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
The way SLAKOTH lolls around makes anyone who watches it feel like doing the same.
Black 2
White 2
If it eats just three leaves in a day, it is satisfied. Other than that, it sleeps for 20 hours a day.

Evolution chart

Slakoth
#287
Slakoth
Normal

(Level 18)
Vigoroth
#288
Vigoroth
Normal

(Level 36)
Slaking
#289
Slaking
Normal

Name origin

slack
slow or lazy; full name sounds like ‘slack off’
sloth
a mammal commonly known for being slow

Moves learned by Slakoth

Slakoth sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Where to find Slakoth

Ruby
Sapphire
Petalburg Woods
Emerald Petalburg Woods
Diamond
Pearl
Eterna Forest
Platinum Eterna Forest
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 25
Black
White
White Forest