Vulpix

Vulpix is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Fox Pokémon.

Vulpix has a new Alolan form introduced in Pokémon Sun/Moon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
At the time of birth, it has just one tail. The tail splits from its tip as it grows older.
Yellow Both its fur and its tails are beautiful. As it grows, the tails split and form more tails.
Gold As it develops, its single white tail gains color and splits into six. It is quite warm and cuddly.
Silver If it is attacked by an enemy that is stronger than itself, it feigns injury to fool the enemy and escapes.
Crystal As its body grows larger, its six warm tails become more beautiful, with a more luxurious coat of fur.
Ruby At the time of its birth, VULPIX has one white tail. The tail separates into six if this POKéMON receives plenty of love from its TRAINER. The six tails become magnificently curled.
Sapphire Inside VULPIX’s body burns a flame that never goes out. During the daytime, when the temperatures rise, this POKéMON releases flames from its mouth to prevent its body from growing too hot.
FireRed While young, it has six gorgeous tails. When it grows, several new tails are sprouted.
LeafGreen When it is born, it has just one snow-white tail. The tail splits from its tip as it grows older.
Emerald It can freely control fire, making fiery orbs fly like will-o’-the-wisps. Just before evolution, its six tails grow hot as if on fire.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It controls balls of fire. As it grows, its six tails split from their tips to make more tails.
HeartGold As it develops, its single white tail gains color and splits into six. It is quite warm and cuddly.
SoulSilver If it is attacked by an enemy that is stronger than itself, it feigns injury to fool the enemy and escapes.
Black
White
It controls balls of fire. As it grows, its six tails split from their tips to make more tails.
Black 2
White 2
As each tail grows, its fur becomes more lustrous. When held, it feels slightly warm.
X When it is born, it has just one snow-white tail. The tail splits from its tip as it grows older.
Y While young, it has six gorgeous tails. When it grows, several new tails are sprouted.
Omega Ruby At the time of its birth, Vulpix has one white tail. The tail separates into six if this Pokémon receives plenty of love from its Trainer. The six tails become magnificently curled.
Alpha Sapphire Inside Vulpix’s body burns a flame that never goes out. During the daytime, when the temperatures rise, this Pokémon releases flames from its mouth to prevent its body from growing too hot.
Sun Its beautiful fur and tails have made it very popular. As it grows, its tails split to form more tails.
Moon From its mouth spew flames that seem to resemble the spirits of the deceased. Some people mistakenly think this fire is a ghost.

Evolution chart

Vulpix
#037
Vulpix
Fire

(use Fire Stone)
Ninetales
#038
Ninetales
Fire
Alolan Vulpix
#037
Vulpix
Alolan Vulpix
Ice

(use Ice Stone, in Alola)
Alolan Ninetales
#038
Ninetales
Alolan Ninetales
Ice · Fairy

Name origin

vulpine
describing foxes
six
its number of tails

Moves learned by Vulpix

Vulpix sprites

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

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Where to find Vulpix

Red Trade/migrate from another game
Blue Route 7, 8, Pokémon Mansion
Yellow Celadon City
Gold Trade/migrate from another game
Silver Route 7, 8, 36, 37
Crystal Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
Mt. Pyre
FireRed Trade/migrate from another game
LeafGreen Route 7, 8, Pokémon Mansion
Emerald Mt. Pyre
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 209, 214
HeartGold Trade/migrate from another game
SoulSilver Route 7, 8, 36, 37, 48
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Abundant Shrine
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Mt. Pyre, Mirage Spots
Sun Route 14, Tapu Village, Mount Lanakila
Moon Trade/migrate from another game