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Pokemon Sword and Shield Vulpix

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vulpix is a Fire Type Fox Pokémon, which makes it weak against Ground, Rock, Water type moves. You can find and catch Vulpix in Route 3 with a 15% chance to appear during All Weather weather. The Max IV Stats of Vulpix are 38 HP, 41 Attack, 50 SP Attack, 40 Defense, 65 SP Defense, and 65 Speed.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vulpix
Vulpix Galar Pokedex ID: 68

List of Vulpix Max IV Stats in Pokemon SW SH.

Stat Amount Bar Graph
Total 299
HP 38
Attack 41
Defense 40
Special Attack 50
Special Defense 65
Speed 65

Based on this pokemon's stats we consider the best nature for Vulpix to have is Hasty, this will increase it's Speed and decrease it's Defense stats.

Vulpix Abilities

Ability Type Effect
Flash FireNormal

Sword Pokedex Entry

While young, it has six gorgeous tails. When it grows, several new tails are sprouted.

Shield Pokedex Entry

As each tail grows, its fur becomes more lustrous. When held, it feels slightly warm.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vulpix Evolutions

How do i evolve Vulpix in Pokemon Sword and Shield?

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vulpix evolves into Ninetales with a use Fire Stone.

use Fire Stone
Pokemon CP Atk Def Sp Atk Sp Def Hp Spd

Vulpix Locations in Pokemon Sword and Shield

Where do i find and how to get Vulpix?

A popular spawn location you can find Vulpix is in the Route 3 area with a 15% chance to spawn during All weather.

Overworld Spawns (Visible in-game)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Route 3
15%10 - 14
Axew's Eye
5%36 - 40
Dappled Grove
2%13 - 15
East Lake Axewell
25%10 - 15
Giant's Seat
5%33 - 38
North Lake Miloch
5%26 - 28
Rolling Fields - Area 2
25%7 - 10
Rolling Fields
60%7 - 10
South Lake Miloch - Area 2
15%14 - 16
South Lake Miloch
25%14 - 16
Watchtower Ruins
10%26 - 29
West Lake Axewell
35%8 - 14
Lake of Outrage
25%55 - 58

Non Overworld Spawns (NOT Visible - Randomly found in tall grass)

Pokemon Location Weather Spawn Lvl
Axew's Eye
40%35 - 40
Dappled Grove
40%11 - 15
East Lake Axewell
30%8 - 12
Rolling Fields
20%7 - 9
South Lake Miloch
30%11 - 13
Watchtower Ruins
20%11 - 14
West Lake Axewell
40%7 - 11

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vulpix Raids

Where do i find Vulpix Raids?

You can find Vulpix raids in the following locations: Dusty Bowl, Giant's Cap, Hammerlocke Hills, Lake of Outrage, Stony Wilderness.

You can Click/Tap the links below to view where to find Vulpix Raid Spawn Locations in Pokemon Sw and Sh.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Vulpix Weakness

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

Damage Types
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Vulpix Weak Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

What pokemon is Vulpix Strong Against?

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2 CP

Pokemon SW and SH Vulpix Moves List

What moves can Vulpix learn from TMs, TRs, and Leveling?

Vulpix can learn the type move at level . This move Bolded Pow numbers are adjusted for this pokemon's Fire type +50% STAB damage.

Vulpix Level Up Moves

Lvl Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
01[] Ember
01[] Tail Whip
04[] Disable
08[] Quick Attack
12[] Spite
16[] Incinerate
20[] Confuse Ray
24[] Will-O-Wisp
28[] Extrasensory
32[] Flamethrower
36[] Imprison
40[] Fire Spin
44[] Safeguard
48[] Inferno
52[] Grudge
56[] Fire Blast

TM Moves Vulpix can learn

TM Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TM13Fire SpinSpecial52.58515Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns.
TM15DigPhysical8010010Digs underground on first turn, attacks on second. Can also escape from caves.
TM19SafeguardStatus25The user's party is protected from status conditions.
TM21RestStatus10User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM24SnoreSpecial5010015Can only be used if asleep. May cause flinching.
TM25ProtectStatus10Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM31AttractStatus10015If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM34Sunny DayStatus5Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM38Will-O-WispStatus8515Burns opponent.
TM39FacadePhysical7010020Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM40SwiftSpecial6020Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM44ImprisonStatus10Opponent is unable to use moves that the user also knows.
TM46Weather BallSpecial5010010Move's power and type changes with the weather.
TM57PaybackPhysical5010010Power doubles if the user was attacked first.
TM60Power SwapStatus10User and opponent swap Attack and Special Attack.
TM76RoundSpecial6010015Power increases if teammates use it in the same turn.
TM77HexSpecial6510010Inflicts more damage if the target has a status condition.
TM84Tail SlapPhysical258510Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
TM92Mystical FireSpecial112.510010Lowers opponent's Special Attack.

Vulpix TR Moves

TR Move Type Class Pow Acc PP Effect
TR01Body SlamPhysical8510015May paralyze opponent.
TR02FlamethrowerSpecial13510015May burn opponent.
TR12AgilityStatus30Sharply raises user's Speed.
TR15Fire BlastSpecial165855May burn opponent.
TR20SubstituteStatus10Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TR26EndureStatus10Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TR27Sleep TalkStatus10User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TR30EncoreStatus1005Forces opponent to keep using its last move for 3 turns.
TR31Iron TailPhysical1007515May lower opponent's Defense.
TR36Heat WaveSpecial142.59010May burn opponent.
TR43OverheatSpecial195905Sharply lowers user's Special Attack.
TR55Flare BlitzPhysical18010015User receives recoil damage. May burn opponent.
TR58Dark PulseSpecial8010015May cause flinching.
TR65Energy BallSpecial9010010May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TR69Zen HeadbuttPhysical809015May cause flinching.
TR81Foul PlayPhysical9510015Uses the opponent's Attack stat.

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