Sandshrew - Generation 7 learnset

Below are all the moves that Sandshrew can learn in Generation 7, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Sun
  • Pokémon Moon
  • Pokémon Ultra Sun
  • Pokémon Ultra Moon
  • Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu
  • Pokémon Let's Go Eevee

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Defense CurlNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
3Sand AttackGround 100
5Poison StingPoison 15 100
7RolloutRock 30 90
9Rapid SpinNormal 50 100
11Fury CutterBug 40 95
14MagnitudeGround 100
17SwiftNormal 60
20Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
23Sand TombGround 35 85
26SlashNormal 70 100
30DigGround 80 100
34Gyro BallSteel 100
38Swords DanceNormal
42SandstormRock
46EarthquakeGround 100 100
Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Defense CurlNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
3BideNormal
5Powder SnowIce 40 100
7Ice BallIce 30 90
9Rapid SpinNormal 50 100
11Fury CutterBug 40 95
14Metal ClawSteel 50 95
17SwiftNormal 60
20Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
23Iron DefenseSteel
26SlashNormal 70 100
30Iron HeadSteel 80 100
34Gyro BallSteel 100
38Swords DanceNormal
42HailIce
46BlizzardIce 110 70

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Chip AwayNormal 70 100
CounterFighting 100
Crush ClawNormal 75 95
EndureNormal
FlailNormal 100
Metal ClawSteel 50 95
Mud ShotGround 55 95
Night SlashDark 70 100
Rapid SpinNormal 50 100
Rock ClimbNormal 90 85
RototillerGround
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AmnesiaPsychic
Chip AwayNormal 70 100
CounterFighting 100
Crush ClawNormal 75 95
CurseGhost
EndureNormal
FlailNormal 100
Icicle CrashIce 85 90
Icicle SpearIce 25 100
Metal ClawSteel 50 95
Night SlashDark 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Sandshrew 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
FissureGround 30 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormal 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
SubmissionFighting 80 80 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Defense CurlNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
3Sand AttackGround 100
5Poison StingPoison 15 100
7RolloutRock 30 90
9Rapid SpinNormal 50 100
11Fury CutterBug 40 95
14MagnitudeGround 100
17SwiftNormal 60
20Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
23Sand TombGround 35 85
26SlashNormal 70 100
30DigGround 80 100
34Gyro BallSteel 100
38Swords DanceNormal
42SandstormRock
46EarthquakeGround 100 100
Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Defense CurlNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
3BideNormal
5Powder SnowIce 40 100
7Ice BallIce 30 90
9Rapid SpinNormal 50 100
11Fury CutterBug 40 95
14Metal ClawSteel 50 95
17SwiftNormal 60
20Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
23Iron DefenseSteel
26SlashNormal 70 100
30Iron HeadSteel 80 100
34Gyro BallSteel 100
38Swords DanceNormal
42HailIce
46BlizzardIce 110 70

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Chip AwayNormal 70 100
CounterFighting 100
Crush ClawNormal 75 95
EndureNormal
FlailNormal 100
Hone ClawsDark
Metal ClawSteel 50 95
Mud ShotGround 55 95
Night SlashDark 70 100
Rapid SpinNormal 50 100
Rock ClimbNormal 90 85
RototillerGround
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AmnesiaPsychic
Chip AwayNormal 70 100
CounterFighting 100
Crush ClawNormal 75 95
CurseGhost
EndureNormal
FlailNormal 100
Hone ClawsDark
Icicle CrashIce 85 90
Icicle SpearIce 25 100
Metal ClawSteel 50 95
Night SlashDark 70 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Earth PowerGround 90 100
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Knock OffDark 65 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
Stomping TantrumGround 75 100
Super FangNormal 90
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aqua TailWater 90 90
CovetNormal 60 100
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Ice PunchIce 75 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron DefenseSteel
Iron HeadSteel 80 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Knock OffDark 65 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
Super FangNormal 90
Throat ChopDark 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Sandshrew 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
FissureGround 30 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Skull BashNormal 130 100 Generation 1 — TM
SubmissionFighting 80 80 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFighting 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFighting 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Sandshrew learns the following moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Defense CurlNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
4Poison StingPoison 15 100
8Sand AttackGround 100
12SwiftNormal 60
16Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
20DigGround 80 100
24ProtectNormal
28Swords DanceNormal
32SlashNormal 70 100
36EarthquakeGround 100 100
Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Defense CurlNormal
1ScratchNormal 40 100
4BideNormal
8Ice ShardIce 40 100
12SwiftNormal 60
16Mirror CoatPsychic 100
20Fury SwipesNormal 18 80
24Ice PunchIce 75 100
28Swords DanceNormal
32SlashNormal 70 100
36BlizzardIce 110 70

Moves learnt by TM

Sandshrew is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee: