227 #227 Skarmory #229 Houndoom 229

Houndour Houndour #228 - Dark Pokemon

Houndour
Hear Houndour's Cry
types DarkFire
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 2'0" 0.6 m
weight 23.8 lb. 10.8 kg
generation
National: #228 | Johto: #209

Family Family

General228
#228 - Houndour
Level229
#229 - Houndoom
Lv. 24

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Ground 5,100

228 Locations

Where to catch Houndour in Pokemon Emerald

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Safari Zone (Expansion North)36-39Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Altering Cave (D)12-22Walking in tall grass or a cave100%

Where to catch Houndour in Pokemon FireRed and LeafGreen

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Altering Cave (D)12-22Walking in tall grass or a cave100%

Moves Moves

Abilities

Early BirdHalves the duration of sleep.
Flash FireProtects against Fire moves. Once one has been blocked, the Pokemon's own Fire moves inflict 1.5× damage until it leaves battle.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1LeerNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
1EmberFireSpecial4025100%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
7HowlNormalNone--40--Raises the user's Attack by one stage.
13SmogPoisonSpecial202070%Has a 40% chance to poison the target.
19RoarNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
25BiteDarkPhysical6025100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
31Odor SleuthNormalNone--40--Forces the target to have no Evade, and allows it to be hit by Normal and Fighting moves even if it's a Ghost.
37Faint AttackDarkPhysical6020--Never misses.
43FlamethrowerFireSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
49CrunchDarkPhysical8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM5RoarNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM11Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
TM12TauntDarkNone--20100%For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM22SolarbeamGrassSpecial12010100%Requires a turn to charge before attacking.
TM23Iron TailSteelPhysical1001575%Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM30Shadow BallGhostSpecial8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM35FlamethrowerFireSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM36Sludge BombPoisonSpecial9010100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial120585%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM41TormentDarkNone--15100%Prevents the target from using the same move twice in a row.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret PowerNormalPhysical7020100%Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45AttractNormalNone--15100%Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.
TM46ThiefDarkPhysical4010100%Takes the target's item.
TM49SnatchDarkNone--10--Steals the target's move, if it's self-targeted.
TM50OverheatFireSpecial140590%Lowers the user's Special Attack by two stages after inflicting damage.
HM6Rock SmashFightingPhysical4015100%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP45
Statbar
200 - 294200 - 294200 - 294
Attack60
Statbar
112 - 197125 - 219137 - 240
Defense30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Sp. Attack80
Statbar
148 - 233165 - 259181 - 284
Sp. Defense50
Statbar
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
Speed65
Statbar
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
TOTAL 330
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
114 1,250,000 120 35 Special Attack: 1 point

Images Images

BlackHoundourHoundourHoundourHoundour
White
DiamondHoundourHoundourHoundourHoundour
Pearl
PlatinumHoundourHoundourHoundourHoundour
HeartGoldHoundourHoundourHoundourHoundour
SoulSilver
RubyHoundourHoundourHoundourHoundour
Sapphire
EmeraldHoundourHoundour
GoldHoundourHoundourHoundourHoundour
Silver
CrystalHoundourHoundourHoundourHoundour

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It is smart enough to hunt in packs. It uses a variety of cries for communicating with others.
White 2
Black
White
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIt uses different kinds of cries for communicating with others of its kind and for pursuing its prey.
SoulSilverTo corner prey, they check each other's location using barks that only they can understand.
RubyHOUNDOUR hunt as a coordinated pack. They communicate with each other using a variety of cries to corner their prey. This Pokemon's remarkable teamwork is unparalleled.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedTo corner prey, they check each other's location using barks that only they can understand.
LeafGreenIt uses different kinds of cries for communicating with others of its kind and for pursuing prey.
GoldIt uses different kinds of cries for communicating with others of its kind and for pursuing its prey.
SilverTo corner prey, they check each other's location using barks that only they can understand.
CrystalAround dawn, its ominous howl echoes through the area to announce that this is its territory.

Other Other

Name Etymology Hound + dour (gloomy)
227 #227 Skarmory #229 Houndoom 229