Snubbull

Snubbull is a Fairy type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Fairy Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 209
Type Fairy
Species Fairy Pokémon
Height 0.6 m (2′00″)
Weight 7.8 kg (17.2 lbs)
Abilities 1. Intimidate
2. Run Away
Rattled (hidden ability)
Local № 123 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
125 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
071 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
258 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
339 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 60
Growth Rate Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Field
Gender 25% male, 75% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 80
148 284
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 40
76 196
Sp. Def 40
76 196
Speed 30
58 174
Total 300 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 Snubbull.

Evolution chart

(Level 23)

Snubbull changes

Pokédex entries

Gold Although it looks frightening, it is actually kind and affectionate. It is very popular among women.
Silver It has an active, playful nature. Many women like to frolic with it because of its affectionate ways.
Crystal In truth, it is a cowardly POKéMON. It growls eagerly in order to hide its fear from its opponent.
Ruby
Sapphire
By baring its fangs and making a scary face, SNUBBULL sends smaller POKéMON scurrying away in terror. However, this POKéMON seems a little sad at making its foes flee.
FireRed It has an active, playful nature. Many women like to frolic with it because of its affectionate ways.
LeafGreen Although it looks frightening, it is actually kind and affectionate. It is very popular among women.
Emerald By baring its fangs and making a scary face, it sends smaller POKéMON scurrying in terror. The SNUBBULL does seem a little sad at making its foes flee.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Small Pokémon flee from its scary face. It is, however, considered by women to be cute.
HeartGold Although it looks frightening, it is actually kind and affectionate. It is very popular among women.
SoulSilver It has an active, playful nature. Many women like to frolic with it because of its affectionate ways.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Small Pokémon flee from its scary face. It is, however, considered by women to be cute.
X It has an active, playful nature. Many women like to frolic with it because of its affectionate ways.
Y Small Pokémon flee from its scary face. It is, however, considered by women to be cute.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
By baring its fangs and making a scary face, Snubbull sends smaller Pokémon scurrying away in terror. However, this Pokémon seems a little sad at making its foes flee.
Sun Despite its intimidating face, it’s quite cowardly. Its desperate attempts to appear threatening make it popular with people.
Moon Its growls make its opponents uneasy. This laid-back Pokémon tends to sleep half the day.
Ultra Sun It grows close to others easily and is also easily spoiled. The disparity between its face and its actions makes many young people wild about it.
Ultra Moon In contrast to its appearance, it’s quite timid. When playing with other puppy Pokémon, it sometimes gets bullied.

Moves learned by Snubbull

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CharmFairyStatus 100
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
1Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
1Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
7BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
13LickGhostPhysical 30 100
19HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
25RoarNormalStatus
31RageNormalPhysical 20 100
37Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90
43PaybackDarkPhysical 50 100
49CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Heal BellNormalStatus
Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
MetronomeNormalStatus
MimicNormalStatus
PresentNormalPhysical 90
Smelling SaltsNormalPhysical 70 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95

Move Tutor moves

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

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Snubbull 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
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
DetectFightingStatus Generation 2 — TM
Zap CannonElectricSpecial 120 50 Generation 2 — TM
LeerNormalStatus 100 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Generation 5 — Level up
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CharmFairyStatus 100
1Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
1Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
1Scary FaceNormalStatus 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
1Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95
7BiteDarkPhysical 60 100
13LickGhostPhysical 30 100
19HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
25RoarNormalStatus
31RageNormalPhysical 20 100
37Play RoughFairyPhysical 90 90
43PaybackDarkPhysical 50 100
49CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Close CombatFightingPhysical 120 100
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
Feint AttackDarkPhysical 60
Fire FangFirePhysical 65 95
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Heal BellNormalStatus
Ice FangIcePhysical 65 95
MetronomeNormalStatus
MimicNormalStatus
PresentNormalPhysical 90
Smelling SaltsNormalPhysical 70 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
Thunder FangElectricPhysical 65 95

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Snubbull 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
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
DetectFightingStatus Generation 2 — TM
Zap CannonElectricSpecial 120 50 Generation 2 — TM
LeerNormalStatus 100 Generation 2 — Breeding
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CounterFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega KickNormalPhysical 120 75 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Mega PunchNormalPhysical 80 85 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Seismic TossFightingPhysical 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Generation 5 — Level up
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
IncinerateFireSpecial 60 100 Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Snubbull sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Snubbull  sprite from Silver Snubbull  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Snubbull  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Snubbull  sprite from Black & White Snubbull  sprite from X & Y Snubbull  sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
Shiny Snubbull Shiny sprite from Silver Snubbull Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Snubbull Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Snubbull Shiny sprite from Black & White Snubbull Shiny sprite from X & Y Snubbull Shiny sprite from Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon

Where to find Snubbull

Gold
Silver
Route 38
Crystal Route 6, 7, 8, 34, 35
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Safari Zone
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 209
HeartGold Route 38
SoulSilver Route 38, 39
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 10
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Breed Granbull
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Poké Pelago
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Snubbull
Japanese ブルー (Bulu)
German Snubbull
French Snubbull

Name origin

snub
feeling of disdain; flattened nose
bulldog
gruff breed of dog