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Growlithe Stats

Growlithe highest IV stat is Attack (70) and the lowest being Def (45).

Rank Value Stat
F
55
HP
D
70
Atk
F
45
Def
D
70
Sp.Atk
F
50
Sp.Def
E
60
Speed
E
350
Total

Growlithe Guide

Growlithe has a 1 Attack EV Yield, which means the best nature to have with Growlithe is a Lonely nature due to the highest IV stat being Attack.

Growlithe Detail
Wild Held ItemNone
Wild Material Drops
Best Nature
Lonely
+10% Attack
-10% Defense
Weak To
2x
2x
2x
Resistance To
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
1/2
Catch Rate190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
EV Yield1 Attack

How To Evolve Growlithe in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

Growlithe Regular Evolution requires use Fire Stone to evolve into Arcanine.

    Growlithe Regular Evolution
  1. #213
    Growlithe
  2. use Fire Stone
  3. #214
    Arcanine

The Growlithe Regular Evolution biggest stat increase will be the Atk stat.

Evolutions Total HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Speed
Growlithe
350
55
70
45
70
50
60
Stat Increase
+205
+35
+40
+35
+30
+30
+35
Arcanine
555
90
110
80
100
80
95
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Where To Find Growlithe Locations in Pokemon SV

Growlithe has 2 spawn locations in pokemon scarlet and violet. You can find the evolved form Arcanine appearing at level 47 - 65, within the North Province (Area Two) location.

Growlithe Locations

Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Tera Raid Spawn
Growlithe
Lv. 20
Very Common
60%
Mine (10%) Biome
Rocky (10%) Biome
Growlithe
Lv. 17 - 23
Rare
10%
Bamboo (2%) Biome
Rocky (2%) Biome
Arcanine
Lv. 47 - 65

Wild Growlithe Tera Type Location

Growlithe Raid Rewards in Pokemon SV

Pokemon SV Growlithe has 1 Tera Raids. The Growlithe Tera Raid will be a Lv.20 2-Star Raid.

Pokemon SV Growlithe Weakness

Growlithe is a Fire Type pokemon. This will cause Growlithe to take More Damage from Ground, Rock, Water type moves, and Less Damage from Bug, Steel, Fire, Grass, Ice, Fairy type moves.

Growlithe Type Weakness Chart
Damage Taken Types
+400%
Damage From
+200%
Damage From
Ground
2x
Rock
2x
Water
2x
-50%
Less Damage From
Bug
1/2
Steel
1/2
Fire
1/2
Grass
1/2
Ice
1/2
Fairy
1/2
-75%
Less Damage From
Immune
to Damage From

What pokemon is Growlithe Weak Against?
Increased Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
S
+200%
A
+200%

What pokemon is Growlithe Resistant Against?
Reduced Damage
Tier Pokemon Damage Taken Based on Move Type
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
S
-50%
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Best Moves for Growlithe in Scarlet and Violet

Growlithe Best Moves to use when choosing a Moveset, includes leveling moves such as Crunch and TM Moves like Fire Blast, and Close Combat.

Unlock Move Description
Overheat
Fire
Tier:
S Tier
Power:
130
Acc:
90
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The user attacks the target with all its might. The recoil from this move harshly lowers the user's Sp. Atk stat.
Flare Blitz
Fire
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user cloaks itself in fire and charges the target to inflict damage. This also damages the user quite a lot and may leave the target with a burn.
Fire Blast
Fire
Tier:
B Tier
Power:
110
Acc:
85
PP:
5
Special
Effect:
The target is attacked with an intense blast of all- consuming fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Close Combat
Fighting
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user fights the target up close, inflicting damage without guarding itself. This also lowers the user's Defense and Sp. Def stats.
Flamethrower
Fire
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The target is scorched with an intense blast of fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.

List of Growlithe Moves in

Growlithe can learn 16 Moves from Leveling Up and 33 TM Moves. Moves like Reversal which, Growlithe will learn by reaching level 52. You can also learn TM tutor moves such as Fire Blast, Close Combat and Flamethrower.

Growlithe Level Up Moves

List of the 16 Moves Growlithe can learn from leveling up.

Lv Move Description
Lv.1
Ember
Fire
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
40
Acc:
100
PP:
25
Special
Effect:
The target is attacked with small flames. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Lv.1
Leer
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
100
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user gives opposing Pokemon an intimidating leer that lowers their Defense stats.
Lv.4
Howl
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
40
Status
Effect:
The user howls loudly to rouse itself and its allies. This boosts their Attack stats.
Lv.8
Bite
Dark
Tier:
E Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
25
Physical
Effect:
The target is bitten with viciously sharp fangs. This may also make the target flinch.
Lv.12
Flame Wheel
Fire
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
60
Acc:
100
PP:
25
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by cloaking itself in fire and charging at the target. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Lv.16
Helping Hand
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally's attack.
Lv.20
Agility
Psychic
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
30
Status
Effect:
The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. This sharply boosts its Speed stat.
Lv.24
Fire Fang
Fire
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
65
Acc:
95
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user bites with flame-cloaked fangs. This may also make the target flinch or leave it with a burn.
Lv.28
Retaliate
Normal
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
70
Acc:
100
PP:
5
Physical
Effect:
The user takes revenge for a fainted ally. This move's power is boosted if an ally fainted in the previous turn.
Lv.32
Crunch
Dark
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
80
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user crunches up the target with sharp fangs. This may also lower the target's Defense stat.
Lv.36
Take Down
Normal
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
85
PP:
20
Physical
Effect:
A reckless full-body charge attack for slamming into the target. This also damages the user a little.
Lv.40
Flamethrower
Fire
Tier:
C Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Special
Effect:
The target is scorched with an intense blast of fire. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Lv.44
Roar
Normal
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
0
Acc:
101
PP:
20
Status
Effect:
The target is scared off, and a different Pokemon is dragged out. In the wild, this ends a battle against a single Pokemon.
Lv.48
Play Rough
Fairy
Tier:
D Tier
Power:
90
Acc:
90
PP:
10
Physical
Effect:
The user attacks by playing rough with the target. This may also lower the target's Attack stat.
Lv.52
Reversal
Fighting
Tier:
F Tier
Power:
1
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.
Lv.56
Flare Blitz
Fire
Tier:
A Tier
Power:
120
Acc:
100
PP:
15
Physical
Effect:
The user cloaks itself in fire and charges the target to inflict damage. This also damages the user quite a lot and may leave the target with a burn.