At first sight, Poochyena takes a bite at anything that moves. This Pokémon chases after prey until the victim becomes exhausted. However, it may turn tail if the prey strikes back. Poochyena is an omnivore—it will eat anything. A distinguishing feature is how large its fangs are compared to its body. This Pokémon tries to intimidate its foes by making the hair on its tail bristle out.
Ability: Run Away, which enables a sure getaway from wild Pokemon. Or Quick Feet, which boosts the Speed stat if the Pokemon has a status condition.
Hidden Ability: Rattled, where Dark, Ghost and Bug-type moves scare the Pokemon and boost its Speed stat.
Weaknesses: Bug, Fighting and Fairy
Resistances: Ghost and Dark
Evolutions: Poochyena evolves into Mightyena starting at level 18.
Height: 1′ 08″ Weight: 30.0 lbs