Bidoof

Bidoof is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Plump Mouse Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 399
Type Normal
Species Plump Mouse Pokémon
Height 1′08″ (0.5 m)
Weight 44.1 lbs (20.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Simple
2. Unaware
Moody (hidden ability)
Local № 013 (Diamond/Pearl)
013 (Platinum)
038 (X/Y — Central Kalos)

Training

EV yield 1 HP
Catch rate 255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 50
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field, Water 1
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (base 3,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 59
228 322
Attack 45
85 207
Defense 40
76 196
Sp. Atk 35
67 185
Sp. Def 40
76 196
Speed 31
60 177
Total 250 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Bidoof.

Evolution chart

(Level 15)

Bidoof changes

Pokédex entries

Diamond With nerves of steel, nothing can perturb it. It is more agile and active than it appears.
Pearl It constantly gnaws on logs and rocks to whittle down its front teeth. It nests alongside water.
Platinum A comparison revealed that BIDOOF’s front teeth grow at the same rate as RATTATA’s.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It lives in groups by the water. It chews up boulders and trees around its nest with its incisors.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
A comparison revealed that Bidoof’s front teeth grow at the same rate as Rattata’s.
X
Omega Ruby
With nerves of steel, nothing can perturb it. It is more agile and active than it appears.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It constantly gnaws on logs and rocks to whittle down its front teeth. It nests alongside water.

Moves learned by Bidoof

Moves learnt by level up

Bidoof learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Defense CurlNormal
9RolloutRock 30 90
13HeadbuttNormal 70 100
17Hyper FangNormal 80 90
21YawnNormal
25CrunchDark 80 100
29Take DownNormal 90 85
33Super FangNormal 90
37Swords DanceNormal
41AmnesiaPsychic
45SuperpowerFighting 120 100
49CurseGhost

Egg moves

Bidoof learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Bidoof egg moves page.

Move Tutor moves

Bidoof can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWater 90 90
CovetNormal 60 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Shock WaveElectric 60
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
Super FangNormal 90
SuperpowerFighting 120 100

Moves learnt by TM

Bidoof is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
75Swords DanceNormal
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Bidoof can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
PluckFlying 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Bidoof learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Defense CurlNormal
9RolloutRock 30 90
13HeadbuttNormal 70 100
17Hyper FangNormal 80 90
21YawnNormal
25CrunchDark 80 100
29Take DownNormal 90 85
33Super FangNormal 90
37Swords DanceNormal
41AmnesiaPsychic
45SuperpowerFighting 120 100
49CurseGhost

Egg moves

Bidoof learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Bidoof egg moves page.

Moves learnt by TM

Bidoof is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
75Swords DanceNormal
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Bidoof can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
PluckFlying 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Bidoof sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Bidoof  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Bidoof  sprite from Black & White Bidoof  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Bidoof Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Bidoof Shiny sprite from Black & White Bidoof Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Bidoof

Diamond
Pearl
Route 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 208, 211, Great Marsh, Lake Verity, Valley Windworks
Platinum Route 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 208, 211, Eterna Forest, Lake Verity
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 4, 6, 9, 10, 13, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 32, 34, 35, 42, 43, 44, 45, 47, Mt. Silver, Ruins of Alph
Black
White
Breed Bibarel
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 3, 22
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game

Other languages

English Bidoof
Japanese ビッパ (Bippa)
German Bidiza
French Keunotor

Name origin

biber
German for ‘beaver’, a rodent
tooth
hard object in the mouth for biting/chewing food