Growlithe - Generation 4 learnset

This page lists all the moves that Growlithe can learn in Generation 4, which consists of these games:

  • Pokémon Diamond
  • Pokémon Pearl
  • Pokémon Platinum
  • Pokémon HeartGold
  • Pokémon SoulSilver

At the bottom we also list further details for egg moves: which compatible Pokémon can pass down the moves, and how those Pokémon learn said move.

Note: many moves have changed stats over the years. The power, accuracy and other information listed below is as it was in the respective games. Check a move's detail page for stats in the most recent games and when they changed.

Moves learnt by level up

Growlithe learns the following moves in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1RoarNormalStatus 100
6EmberFireSpecial 40 100
9LeerNormalStatus 100
14Odor SleuthNormalStatus
17Helping HandNormalStatus
20Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100
25ReversalFightingPhysical 100
28Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
31Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
34FlamethrowerFireSpecial 95 100
39AgilityPsychicStatus
42CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
45Heat WaveFireSpecial 100 90
48Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Growlithe learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found below.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Fire SpinFireSpecial 15 70
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 100 90
HowlNormalStatus
SafeguardNormalStatus
ThrashNormalPhysical 90 100

Moves learnt by HM

Growlithe is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Growlithe is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

Transfer-only moves

Growlithe can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Diamond & Pearl.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Growlithe learns the following moves in Pokémon Platinum at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1RoarNormalStatus 100
6EmberFireSpecial 40 100
9LeerNormalStatus 100
14Odor SleuthNormalStatus
17Helping HandNormalStatus
20Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100
25ReversalFightingPhysical 100
28Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
31Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
34FlamethrowerFireSpecial 95 100
39AgilityPsychicStatus
42CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
45Heat WaveFireSpecial 100 90
48Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Growlithe learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Platinum. Details and compatible parents can be found below.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Fire SpinFireSpecial 15 70
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 100 90
HowlNormalStatus
SafeguardNormalStatus
ThrashNormalPhysical 90 100

Move Tutor moves

Growlithe can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Platinum from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Heat WaveFireSpecial 100 90
Helping HandNormalStatus
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 40 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60

Moves learnt by HM

Growlithe is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Growlithe is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

Transfer-only moves

Growlithe can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Platinum.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Growlithe learns the following moves in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
1RoarNormalStatus 100
6EmberFireSpecial 40 100
9LeerNormalStatus 100
14Odor SleuthNormalStatus
17Helping HandNormalStatus
20Flame WheelFirePhysical 60 100
25ReversalFightingPhysical 100
28Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
31Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
34FlamethrowerFireSpecial 95 100
39AgilityPsychicStatus
42CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
45Heat WaveFireSpecial 100 90
48Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100

Egg moves

Growlithe learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver. Details and compatible parents can be found below.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Fire SpinFireSpecial 15 70
Flare BlitzFirePhysical 120 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 100 90
HowlNormalStatus
Morning SunNormalStatus
SafeguardNormalStatus
ThrashNormalPhysical 90 100

Move Tutor moves

Growlithe can be taught these attacks in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
Heat WaveFireSpecial 100 90
Helping HandNormalStatus
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 40 100
SwiftNormalSpecial 60

Moves learnt by HM

Growlithe is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Growlithe is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

Transfer-only moves

Growlithe can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Growlithe egg move parents

Growlithe's egg groups: Field

The egg moves for Growlithe are listed below, alongside compatible parent Pokémon it can breed with.

You will need to breed a female Growlithe with a compatible male Pokémon, with the male (for Gen 2-5) knowing the egg move in question. Alternatively, if you already have a Growlithe with the egg move it can breed with Ditto.

Body Slam

Crunch

Double-Edge

Fire Spin

Flare Blitz

Heat Wave

Howl

Morning Sun

Learnt by Compatible parents
Level up
Breeding
Sketch

Safeguard

Thrash

Growlithe (Hisuian Growlithe) does not have any egg moves.