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Houndour (Pokémon GO)

Houndour Pokemon GO

Houndour

#228 (Johto)

Best moveset for Houndour

The best moves for Houndour are Feint Attack and Flamethrower when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Feint Attack 13.3 dps
  Flamethrower 38.2 dps

Defense

  Feint Attack 13.3 dps
  Crunch 26.3 dps

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Pokémon type

Dark
Fire
Vulnerable to…
Fighting deals 160% damage.
Ground deals 160% damage.
Rock deals 160% damage.
Water deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Ghost deals 63% damage.
Steel deals 63% damage.
Fire deals 63% damage.
Grass deals 63% damage.
Ice deals 63% damage.
Dark deals 63% damage.
Psychic deals 39% damage.

Evolution

There are currently a total of 2 Pokémon in the Houndour family. Houndour evolves into Houndoom which costs 50 Candy.

Evolving Mega Houndoom costs 200 Mega Energy the first time, and 40 Mega Energy every other time.

Houndour Raid Guide

Houndour has previously been Raid Boss in Tier 1 Raids.

Raid
Tier
Boss CP
3,227
Suggested players
2-5
Boss HP
123
Caught CP range
123
Caught CP (boosted)
12 - 32
Minimum IVs
10 / 10 / 10

Standard game images

Houndour - Male & Female

There is a very low chance that you can get a shiny Houndour, which has the following appearance:

Summary

Houndour is a Dark & Fire Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Fighting, Ground, Rock and Water moves. Houndour's strongest moveset is Feint Attack & Flamethrower and it has a Max CP of 1,234. Houndour evolves into Houndoom.

About

"Houndour hunt as a coordinated pack. They communicate with each other using a variety of cries to corner their prey. This Pokémon's remarkable teamwork is unparalleled."

Best moveset for Houndour

The best moves for Houndour are Feint Attack and Flamethrower when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Feint Attack 13.3 dps
  Flamethrower 38.2 dps

Defense

  Feint Attack 13.3 dps
  Crunch 26.3 dps

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What counters Houndour?

Houndour is a Dark/Fire type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Fighting, Ground, Rock and Water moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon you can use to beat Houndour are:

  • Lucario,
  • Rampardos,
  • Urshifu (Rapid Strike),
  • Urshifu (Single Strike),
  • Kingler.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Lucario   Counter   Aura Sphere 100%
Rampardos   Smack Down   Rock Slide 97%
Urshifu (Rapid Strike)   Counter   Dynamic Punch 97%
Urshifu (Single Strike)   Counter   Dynamic Punch 97%
Kingler   Bubble   Crabhammer 95%
Landorus (Therian)   Rock Throw   Earth Power 93%
Landorus (Therian)   Mud Shot   Earthquake 93%
Conkeldurr   Counter   Dynamic Punch 93%
Landorus (Therian)   Mud Shot   Earth Power 92%
Breloom   Counter   Dynamic Punch 91%

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These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »

Most vulnerable to Houndour

These are the Pokémon most vulnerable to the above moveset.
Pokémon Effective damage

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