Sneasel

Sneasel is a Dark/Ice type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Sharp Claw Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold Its paws conceal sharp claws. If attacked, it suddenly extends the claws and startles its enemy.
Silver Vicious in nature, it drives PIDGEY from their nests and feasts on the eggs that are left behind.
Crystal This cunning POKéMON hides under the cover of darkness, waiting to attack its prey.
Ruby
Sapphire
SNEASEL scales trees by punching its hooked claws into the bark. This POKéMON seeks out unguarded nests and steals eggs for food while the parents are away.
FireRed Vicious in nature, it drives PIDGEY from their nests and feasts on the eggs that are left behind.
LeafGreen Its paws conceal sharp claws. If attacked, it suddenly extends the claws and startles its enemy.
Emerald A SNEASEL scales trees by punching its hooked claws into the bark. It seeks out unguarded nests and steals eggs for food while the parents are away.
Diamond It feeds on eggs stolen from nests. Its sharply hooked claws rip vulnerable spots on prey.
Pearl It is extremely vicious and will not stop attacking until its foe is incapable of moving.
Platinum A smart and sneaky Pokémon. A pair may work together to steal eggs by having one lure the parents away.
HeartGold Its paws conceal sharp claws. If attacked, it suddenly extends the claws and startles its enemy.
SoulSilver Vicious in nature, it drives PIDGEY from their nests and scavenges any leftovers it can find.
Black
White
A smart and sneaky Pokémon. A pair may work together to steal eggs by having one lure the parents away.
Black 2
White 2
A smart and sneaky Pokémon, it makes its opponents flinch by suddenly showing the claws hidden in its paws.
X It feeds on eggs stolen from nests. Its sharply hooked claws rip vulnerable spots on prey.
Y Its paws conceal sharp claws. If attacked, it suddenly extends the claws and startles its enemy.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Sneasel scales trees by punching its hooked claws into the bark. This Pokémon seeks out unguarded nests and steals eggs for food while the parents are away.
Sun It has a cunning yet savage disposition. It waits for parents to leave their nests, and then it sneaks in to steal their eggs.
Moon It uses its claws to poke holes in eggs so it can slurp out the insides. Breeders consider it a scourge and will drive it away or eradicate it.

Evolution chart

Sneasel
#215
Sneasel
Dark · Ice

(hold Razor Claw,
Nighttime)
Weavile
#461
Weavile
Dark · Ice

Name origin

sneaky
crafty, deceitful
weasel
small mammal with a long body

Moves learned by Sneasel

Sneasel sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Sneasel  sprite from Silver Sneasel  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Sneasel  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Sneasel  sprite from Black & White Sneasel  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Sneasel Shiny sprite from Silver Sneasel Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Sneasel Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Sneasel Shiny sprite from Black & White Sneasel Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Sneasel

Gold
Silver
Route 28, Mt. Silver
Crystal Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
Trade/migrate from another game
LeafGreen Icefall Cave
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 216, 217, Acuity Lakefront, Lake Acuity, Snowpoint Temple
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 28, Mt. Silver
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Giant Chasm
X
Y
Route 17
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Mount Lanakila