Skitty

Skitty is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Kitten Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 300
Type Normal
Species Kitten Pokémon
Height 2′00″ (0.6 m)
Weight 24.3 lbs (11.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Cute Charm
2. Normalize
Wonder Skin (hidden ability)
Local № 061 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
078 (Black 2/White 2)
078 (X/Y — Central Kalos)
063 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Training

EV yield 1 Speed
Catch rate 255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 52
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Field
Gender 25% male, 75% female
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 45
85 207
Defense 45
85 207
Sp. Atk 35
67 185
Sp. Def 35
67 185
Speed 50
94 218
Total 260 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 Skitty.

Evolution chart

(use Moon Stone)

Skitty changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby SKITTY has the habit of becoming fascinated by moving objects and chasing them around. This POKéMON is known to chase after its own tail and become dizzy.
Sapphire SKITTY is known to chase around playfully after its own tail. In the wild, this POKéMON lives in holes in the trees of forests. It is very popular as a pet because of its adorable looks.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It is said to be difficult to earn its trust. However, it is extremely popular for its cute looks and behavior.
Emerald A SKITTY’s adorably cute behavior makes it highly popular. In battle, it makes its tail puff out. It threatens foes with a sharp growl.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It can’t stop itself from chasing moving things, and it runs in a circle, chasing its own tail.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It’s adorable when it chases its own tail. It’s difficult to earn its trust.
Black
White
It can’t stop itself from chasing moving things, and it runs in a circle, chasing its own tail.
Black 2
White 2
It shows its cute side by chasing its own tail until it gets dizzy.
X It can’t stop itself from chasing moving things, and it runs in a circle, chasing its own tail.
Y It shows its cute side by chasing its own tail until it gets dizzy.
Omega Ruby Skitty has the habit of becoming fascinated by moving objects and chasing them around. This Pokémon is known to chase after its own tail and become dizzy.
Alpha Sapphire Skitty is known to chase around playfully after its own tail. In the wild, this Pokémon lives in holes in the trees of forests. It is very popular as a pet because of its adorable looks.

Moves learned by Skitty

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Fake OutNormal 40 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
4ForesightNormal
7SingNormal 55
10AttractNormal 100
13Disarming VoiceFairy 40
16Double SlapNormal 15 85
19CopycatNormal
22Feint AttackDark 60
25CharmFairy 100
28Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100
31AssistNormal
34CovetNormal 60 100
37Heal BellNormal
40Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
43CaptivateNormal 100
46Play RoughFairy 90 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
CaptivateNormal 100
Cosmic PowerPsychic
Fake OutNormal 40 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Helping HandNormal
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Mud BombGround 65 85
Simple BeamNormal 100
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
TickleNormal 100
UproarNormal 90 100
WishNormal
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Heal BellNormal
Helping HandNormal
Hyper VoiceNormal 90 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Shock WaveElectric 60
SnoreNormal 50 100
UproarNormal 90 100
Water PulseWater 60 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
66PaybackDark 50 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Skitty 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
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal 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
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Fake OutNormal 40 100
1GrowlNormal 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
4ForesightNormal
7SingNormal 55
10AttractNormal 100
13Disarming VoiceFairy 40
16Double SlapNormal 15 85
19CopycatNormal
22Feint AttackDark 60
25CharmFairy 100
28Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100
31AssistNormal
34CovetNormal 60 100
37Heal BellNormal
40Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
43CaptivateNormal 100
46Play RoughFairy 90 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Baton PassNormal
CaptivateNormal 100
Cosmic PowerPsychic
Fake OutNormal 40 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Helping HandNormal
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Mud BombGround 65 85
Simple BeamNormal 100
Sucker PunchDark 70 100
TickleNormal 100
UproarNormal 90 100
WishNormal
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
24ThunderboltElectric 90 100
25ThunderElectric 110 70
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
57Charge BeamElectric 50 90
66PaybackDark 50 100
73Thunder WaveElectric 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
93Wild ChargeElectric 90 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Skitty 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
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal 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
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRock 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Skitty sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Skitty  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Skitty  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Skitty  sprite from Black & White Skitty  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Skitty Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Skitty Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Skitty Shiny sprite from Black & White Skitty Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Skitty

Ruby
Sapphire
Route 116, Fortree City
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 116
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 222
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
Trade/migrate from another game
White 2 Castelia City
X
Y
Route 4
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 116, Fortree City
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game

Other languages

English Skitty
Japanese エネコ (Eneco)
German Eneco
French Skitty

Name origin

skitty
absent-minded
kitty
a young cat