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My sister accidentally traded a Pokemon with the item, and she needs another one. Is there another one in-game, if so where to get it?


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Unfortunately, there is only one soothe bell that appears to be available in Pokémon Sword and Shield. Every source I checked said it can only be found in Hammerlocke. If that was where your sister got it from, then I'm sorry to say that you cannot get it with the same game file. Technically, the soothe bell can be obtained in a different save file and then traded to a friend and back to you, but it isn't available again in-game. However, because of this unfortunate occurrence, here are some ways to boost friendship/happiness in these games:

  • Use Pokemon Camp and play with and feed your Pokemon (with curry).

  • Fight with your Pokemon and level them up.

  • Feed them EV-reducing berries

  • Pomeg
  • Kelpsey
  • Qualot
  • Hondew
  • Grepa
  • Tamato

  • Capture your Pokemon in a friendship/happiness-increasing PokeBall, like a Luxury Ball

I hope I helped, and again, sorry for another one being unobtainable.

Main Sources:
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Lord. The confusion is real.
pretty sure love balls don't increase friendship
Yeah love balls don't to anything involving friendship/happiness, thanks for catching the error.  Also, thanks for the BA Flareon/Flaweon!
No problem. and it's Flaweon.
Having high happiness increases the rate of friendship. I maxed the happiness of my Budew after I caught it, and it evolved very soon after. At the same time, I had another Budew, but didn’t increase its happiness at all, and it evolved 2 days later.