It lives in arid places. Instead of perspiration, it expels grainy sand from its body. It enshrouds itself with sand to protect itself from germs. It does not enjoy getting wet.
Ability: Sand Stream, where the Pokemon summons a sandstorm in battle.
Hidden Ability: Sand Force, which boosts the power of Rock, Ground and Steel-type moves in a sandstorm.
Weaknesses: Grass, Ice and Water
Resistances: Poison and Rock
Evolution: Hippopotas evolves into Hippowdon starting at level 34.
Height: 2′ 07″ Weight: 109.1 lbs