Ponyta

Ponyta is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Fire Horse Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 077
Type Fire
Species Fire Horse Pokémon
Height 3′03″ (1.0 m)
Weight 66.1 lbs (30.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Run Away
2. Flash Fire
Flame Body (hidden ability)
Local № 077 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
201 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
077 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
090 (Diamond/Pearl)
090 (Platinum)
206 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 82
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 85
157 295
Defense 55
103 229
Sp. Atk 65
121 251
Sp. Def 65
121 251
Speed 90
166 306
Total 410 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.

Evolution chart

(Level 40)

Ponyta changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Its hooves are 10 times harder than diamonds. It can trample anything completely flat in little time.
Yellow Capable of jumping incredibly high. Its hooves and sturdy legs absorb the impact of a hard landing.
Gold It is a weak runner immediately after birth. It gradually becomes faster by chasing after its parents.
Silver Its hind legs, which have harder-than-diamond hooves, kick back at any presence it senses behind it.
Crystal Training by jumping over grass that grows longer every day has made it a world-class jumper.
Ruby
Sapphire
PONYTA is very weak at birth. It can barely stand up. This POKéMON becomes stronger by stumbling and falling to keep up with its parent.
FireRed Its body is light, and its legs are incredibly powerful. It can clear Ayers Rock in one leap.
LeafGreen Its hooves are ten times harder than diamond. It can trample anything completely flat in little time.
Emerald A PONYTA is very weak at birth. It can barely stand up. Its legs become stronger as it stumbles and falls while trying to keep up with its parent.
Diamond About an hour after birth, its fiery mane and tail grow out, giving it an impressive appearance.
Pearl Its legs grow strong while it chases after its parent. It runs in fields and mountains all day.
Platinum As a newborn, it can barely stand. However, through galloping, its legs are made tougher and faster.
HeartGold It is a weak runner immediately after birth. It gradually becomes faster by chasing after its parents.
SoulSilver Its hind legs, which have hooves that are harder than diamond, kick back at any presence it senses behind it.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
As a newborn, it can barely stand. However, through galloping, its legs are made tougher and faster.
X As a newborn, it can barely stand. However, through galloping, its legs are made tougher and faster.
Y Its legs grow strong while it chases after its parent. It runs in fields and mountains all day.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Ponyta is very weak at birth. It can barely stand up. This Pokémon becomes stronger by stumbling and falling to keep up with its parent.

Moves learned by Ponyta

Moves learnt by level up

Ponyta 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
4Tail WhipNormal 100
9EmberFire 40 100
13Flame WheelFire 60 100
17StompNormal 65 100
21Flame ChargeFire 50 100
25Fire SpinFire 35 85
29Take DownNormal 90 85
33InfernoFire 100 50
37AgilityPsychic
41Fire BlastFire 110 85
45BounceFlying 85 85
49Flare BlitzFire 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychic
CaptivateNormal 100
CharmFairy 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Double KickFighting 30 100
Flame WheelFire 60 100
High HorsepowerGround 95 95
Horn DrillNormal
HypnosisPsychic 60
Low KickFighting 100
Morning SunNormal
ThrashNormal 120 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychic
BounceFlying 85 85
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Low KickFighting 100
SnoreNormal 50 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
61Will-O-WispFire 85
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Ponyta 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormal 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
Quick AttackNormal 40 100 Generation 3 — Level up
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
4Tail WhipNormal 100
9EmberFire 40 100
13Flame WheelFire 60 100
17StompNormal 65 100
21Flame ChargeFire 50 100
25Fire SpinFire 35 85
29Take DownNormal 90 85
33InfernoFire 100 50
37AgilityPsychic
41Fire BlastFire 110 85
45BounceFlying 85 85
49Flare BlitzFire 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ally SwitchPsychic
CaptivateNormal 100
CharmFairy 100
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
Double KickFighting 30 100
Flame WheelFire 60 100
Horn DrillNormal
HypnosisPsychic 60
Low KickFighting 100
Morning SunNormal
ThrashNormal 120 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
35FlamethrowerFire 90 100
38Fire BlastFire 110 85
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Flame ChargeFire 50 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
50OverheatFire 130 90
61Will-O-WispFire 85
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Ponyta 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormal 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
Quick AttackNormal 40 100 Generation 3 — Level up
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
IncinerateFire 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Ponyta sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Ponyta  sprite from Red & Blue Ponyta  sprite from Silver Ponyta  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Ponyta  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Ponyta  sprite from Black & White Ponyta  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Ponyta Shiny sprite from Silver Ponyta Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Ponyta Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Ponyta Shiny sprite from Black & White Ponyta Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Ponyta

Red
Blue
Pokémon Mansion
Yellow Route 17
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Route 22, 26, 27, 28, Mt. Silver
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Kindle Road, Mt. Ember
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Route 206, 210, 211, 214, 215
Platinum Route 206, 207, 210
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 22, 26, 27, 28, Mt. Silver
Black
White
Breed Rapidash
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 112, Jagged Pass
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game

Other languages

English Ponyta
Japanese ポニータ (Ponyta)
German Ponita
French Ponyta

Name origin

pony
a small horse
ponytail
a hairstyle that resembles a pony’s tail