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Hoothoot (Japanese: ホーホー Hoohoo) is a Normal/Flying-type Pokémon introduced in Generation II.

Biology

Evolution

Hoothoot evolves into Noctowl at level 20.

Game info

Game locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Gold/Silver Routes 1, 2, 29, 30, 31, 35, 36, 37, and National Park (Night) Common
Crystal Routes 1, 2, 5, 25, 29, 30, 31, 32, 34, 35, 36, 37, Ilex Forest, and National Park (Night) Common
Ruby/Sapphire Trade None
Emerald Safari Zone Rare
FireRed/LeafGreen Trade None
Diamond/Pearl Routes 210, 211, Great Marsh (Night) Common
Platinum Routes 210, 211, Great Marsh, Eterna Forest (Night) Uncommon
HeartGold/SoulSilver Routes 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 43, 47 and 48, Ilex Forest, New Bark Town, Cherrygrove City, Violet City, Ecruteak City, National Park, Safari Zone Common
Black/White Breed Noctowl None
X/Y Breed Noctowl/Friend Safari (Flying) None
OR/AS Trade None
Sun/Moon Transfer None
Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Lush Jungle (Night) Common


Side game locations

Locations
Game(s) Area(s)
Pokémon Channel Ruins of Truth
Pokémon Trozei! Endless Level 22, Endless Level 35, Forever Level 22, Mr. Who's Den
Red Rescue Team & Blue Rescue Team Sinister Woods (10F-12F), Northern Range (1F-5F), Buried Relic (5F-9F), Remains Island (B1-B3)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Foggy Forest (1F-5F)


Pokédex entries

Pokédex Entries
Gold
It always stands on one foot. It changes feet so fast, the movement can rarely be seen.
Silver
It has a perfect sense of time. Whatever happens, it keeps rhythm by precisely tilting its head in time.
Crystal
It begins to hoot at the same time every day. Some trainers use them in place of clocks.
Ruby
Hoothoot has an internal organ that senses and tracks the earth's rotation. Using this special organ, this Pokémon begins hooting at precisely the same time every day.
Sapphire
Hoothoot has an internal organ that senses and tracks the earth's rotation. Using this special organ, this Pokémon begins hooting at precisely the same time every day.
Emerald
It has an internal organ that senses the earth's rotation. Using this special organ, a Hoothoot begins hooting at precisely the same time every day.
FireRed
It has a perfect sense of time. Whatever happens, it keeps rhythm by precisely tilting its head in time.
LeafGreen
It always stands on one foot. It changes feet so fast, the movement can rarely be seen.
Diamond
It always stands on one foot. Even when attacked, it does not brace itself using both feet.
Pearl
It switches its standing foot so quickly, it can't be seen. It cries at the same time every day.
Platinum
It marks time precisely. Some countries consider it to be a wise friend, versed in the world's ways.
HeartGold
It always stands on one foot. It changes feet so fast, the movement can rarely be seen.
SoulSilver
It has a perfect sense of time. Whatever happens, it keeps rhythm by precisely tilting its head in time.
Black
It marks time precisely. Some countries consider it to be a wise friend, versed in the world's ways.
White
It marks time precisely. Some countries consider it to be a wise friend, versed in the world's ways.
Black 2
It marks time precisely. Some countries consider it to be a wise friend, versed in the world's ways.
White 2
It marks time precisely. Some countries consider it to be a wise friend, versed in the world's ways.
X
It has a perfect sense of time. Whatever happens, it keeps rhythm by precisely tilting its head in time.
Y
It always stands on one foot. It changes feet so fast, the movement can rarely be seen.
Omega Ruby
Hoothoot has an internal organ that senses and tracks the earth's rotation. Using this special organ, this Pokémon begins hooting at precisely the same time every day.
Alpha Sapphire
Hoothoot has an internal organ that senses and tracks the earth's rotation. Using this special organ, this Pokémon begins hooting at precisely the same time every day.
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Every day, it tilts its head in the same rhythm. A long time ago, people raised these Pokémon to serve as clocks.
Ultra Moon
It cries out at the same time every day. A long time ago, people cherished it and considered it a divine messenger sent to tell the time.
Let's Go, Pikachu!
Let's Go, Eevee!
Sword
Shield


Stats

Base Stats
HP
60
Attack
30
Defense
30
Sp. Atk
36
Sp. Def
56
Speed
50
Total
262

Learnset

Leveling

LevelingGeneration VII
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Tackle 40 100% 35 Normal Physical
1 Growl 100% 40 Normal Status
1 Foresight —% 40 Normal Status
4 Hypnosis 60% 20 Psychic Status
7 Peck 35 100% 35 Flying Physical
10 Confusion 50 100% 25 Psychic Special
13 Echoed Voice 40 100% 15 Normal Special
16 Zen Headbutt 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical
19 Psycho Shift 100% 10 Psychic Status
22 Extrasensory 80 100% 20 Psychic Special
25 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical
28 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status
31 Air Slash 75 95% 15 Flying Special
34 Uproar 90 100% 10 Normal Special
37 Roost —% 10 Flying Status
40 Moonblast 95 100% 15 Fairy Special
43 Synchronoise 120 100% 10 Psychic Special
46 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration VI
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
1 Tackle 50 100% 35 Normal Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
1 Growl 100% 40 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
1 Foresight —% 40 Normal Status Type Clever 2 1 ♥
5 Hypnosis 60% 20 Psychic Status Type Clever 1 3 ♥
9 Peck 35 100% 35 Flying Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥
13 Uproar 90 100% 10 Normal Special Type Cute 2 1 ♥
17 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
21 Confusion 50 100% 25 Psychic Special Type Clever 4 0 ♥
25 Echoed Voice 40 100% 15 Normal Special Type Beautiful 3 0 ♥
29 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical Type Tough 6 0 ♥
33 Air Slash 75 95% 15 Flying Special Type Cool 1 4 ♥
37 Zen Headbutt 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical Type Clever 4 0 ♥
41 Synchronoise 120 100% 15 Psychic Special Type Clever 2 0 ♥
45 Extrasensory 80 100% 20 Psychic Special Type Cool 2 1 ♥
49 Psycho Shift 100% 10 Psychic Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
53 Roost —% 10 Flying Status Type Clever 4 0 ♥
57 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic Special Type Clever 2 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration V
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Tackle 50 100% 35 Normal Physical
1 Growl 100% 40 Normal Status
1 Foresight —% 40 Normal Status
5 Hypnosis 60% 20 Psychic Status
9 Peck 35 100% 35 Flying Physical
13 Uproar 90 100% 10 Normal Special
17 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status
21 Confusion 50 100% 25 Psychic Special
25 Echoed Voice 40 100% 15 Normal Special
29 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical
33 Air Slash 75 95% 20 Flying Special
37 Zen Headbutt 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical
41 Synchronoise 70 100% 15 Psychic Special
45 Extrasensory 80 100% 30 Psychic Special
49 Psycho Shift 90% 10 Psychic Status
53 Roost —% 10 Flying Status
57 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration IV
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal Physical Type Tough 3
1 Growl 100% 40 Normal Status Type Cute 2
5DP
1HGSSPt
Foresight —% 40 Normal Status Type Smart 1
9DP
5HGSSPt
Hypnosis 60% 20 Psychic Status Type Smart 2
13DP
9HGSSPt
Peck 35 100% 35 Flying Physical Type Cool 3
13HGSSPt Uproar 50 100% 10 Normal Special Type Cute 2
17 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status Type Smart 2
21 Confusion 50 100% 25 Psychic Special Type Smart 3
25 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical Type Tough 3
29 Air Slash 75 95% 20 Flying Special Type Cool 2
33 Zen Headbutt 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical Type Beauty 2
37 Extrasensory 80 100% 30 Psychic Special Type Cool 2
41 Psycho Shift 90% 10 Psychic Status Type Cool 0
45 Roost —% 10 Flying Status Type Cool 0
49 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic Special Type Smart 1
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration III
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal Type Tough 4 0 ♥
1 Growl 100% 40 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
6 Foresight 100% 40 Normal Type Smart 3 0 ♥
11 Peck 35 100% 35 Flying Type Cool 4 0 ♥
16 Hypnosis 60% 20 Psychic Type Smart 1 3 ♥
22 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Type Smart 1 0 ♥
28 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Type Tough 6 0 ♥
34 Confusion 50 100% 25 Psychic Type Smart 2 3 ♥
48 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic Type Smart 2 2 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration II
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type
1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal
1 Growl 100% 40 Normal
6 Foresight 100% 40 Normal
11 Peck 35 100% 35 Flying
16 Hypnosis 60% 20 Psychic
22 Reflect —% 20 Psychic
28 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal
34 Confusion 50 100% 25 Psychic
48 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM/HM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM01 Work Up —% 30 Normal Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM19 Roost —% 10 Flying Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM29 Psychic 90 100% 10 Psychic Special
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100% 15 Ghost Special
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM46 Thief 60 100% 25 Dark Physical
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM49 Echoed Voice 40 100% 15 Normal Special
TM51 Steel Wing 70 90% 25 Steel Physical
TM76 Fly 90 95% 15 Flying Physical
TM77 Psych Up —% 10 Normal Status
TM85 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic Special
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation VI
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 10 Fire Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 5 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM18 Rain Dance —% 10 Water Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM19 Roost —% 10 Flying Status Type Clever 4 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2 3 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 4 0 ♥
TM29 Psychic 90 100% 10 Psychic Special Type Clever 4 0 ♥
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100% 15 Ghost Special Type Clever 4 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 1 0 ♥
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool 2 0 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM46 Thief 60 100% 25 Dark Physical Type Tough 1 0 ♥
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM49 Echoed Voice 40 100% 15 Normal Special Type Beautiful 3 0 ♥
TM51 Steel Wing 70 90% 25 Steel Physical Type Cool 3 0 ♥
TM77 Psych Up —% 10 Normal Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
TM85 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic Special Type Clever 2 0 ♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Clever 1 0 ♥
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
HM02 Fly 90 95% 15 Flying Physical Type Clever 2 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM29 Psychic 90 100% 10 Psychic Special
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100% 15 Ghost Special
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM46 Thief 40 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM49 Echoed Voice 40 100% 15 Normal Special
TM77 Psych Up —% 10 Normal Status
TM83 Work Up —% 30 Normal Status
TM85 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic Special
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Pluck 60 100% 20 Flying Physical
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
HM02 Fly 90 95% 15 Flying Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation IV
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Status Type Smart 2
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Type Smart 1
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beauty 2
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status Type Tough 2
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM29 Psychic 90 100% 10 Psychic Special Type Smart 2
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100% 15 Ghost Special Type Smart 2
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 2
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Status Type Smart 2
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool 2
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Smart 2
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2
TM46 Thief 40 100% 10 Dark Physical Type Tough 0
TM47 Steel Wing 70 90% 25 Steel Physical Type Cool 3
TM51 Roost —% 10 Flying Status Type Cool 0
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough 2
TM62 Silver Wind 60 100% 5 Bug Special Type Beauty 2
TM67 Recycle —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart 0
TM77 Psych Up —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart 0
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Type Beauty 2
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 3
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Cool 2
TM85 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic Special Type Smart 1
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2
TM88 Pluck 60 100% 20 Flying Physical Type Cute 0
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart 1
HM02 Fly 90 95% 15 Flying Physical Type Smart 1
HM05DPPt Defog —% 15 Flying Status Type Beauty 2
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation III
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Type Smart 3 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Type Smart 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Type Beauty 1 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Type Tough 1 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM29 Psychic 90 100% 10 Psychic Type Smart 1 3 ♥
TM30 Shadow Ball 80 100% 15 Ghost Type Smart 3 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Type Cool 2 0 ♥
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic Type Smart 1 0 ♥
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Type Cool 2 0 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Type Smart 1 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM46 Thief 40 100% 10 Dark Type Tough 1 0 ♥
TM47 Steel Wing 70 90% 25 Steel Type Cool 2 0 ♥
HM02 Fly 70 95% 15 Flying Type Smart 1 0 ♥
HM05 Flash 70% 20 Normal Type Beauty 3 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation II
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type
TM03 Curse —% 10 ???
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire
TM13 Snore 40 100% 15 Normal
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal
TM20 Endure —% 10 Normal
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal
TM31 Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal
TM34 Swagger 90% 15 Normal
TM35 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal
TM39 Swift 60 —% 20 Normal
TM42 Dream Eater 100 100% 15 Psychic
TM43 Detect —% 5 Fighting
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal
TM46 Thief 40 100% 10 Dark
TM47 Steel Wing 70 90% 25 Steel
TM50 Nightmare 100% 15 Ghost
HM02 Fly 70 95% 15 Flying
HM05 Flash 70% 20 Normal
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Breeding

Breeding Generation VII
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Agility Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow, Farfetch'd, Doduo, Dodrio, Aerodactyl, Skarmory, Taillow, Swellow, Wingull, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor, Archen, Archeops, Fletchling, Fletchinder, Talonflame, Noibat, Noivern, Oricorio —% 30 Psychic Status
Defog Ducklett, Swanna, Rufflet, Braviary —% 15 Flying Status
Feather Dance Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Chatot, Pidove, Tranquill, Unfezant, Ducklett, Swanna, Rowlet, Dartrix, Decidueye, Pikipek, Trumbeak, Toucannon, Oricorio 100% 15 Flying Status
Feint Attack Murkrow 60 —% 20 Dark Physical
HurricaneUSUM Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Wingull, Pelipper, Ducklett, Swanna, Noibat, Noivern, Oricorio 110 70% 10 Flying Special
Mean LookUSUM Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Murkrow —% 5 Normal Status
Mirror Move Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow, Swablu, Chatot, Sigilyph, Oricorio —% 20 Flying Status
Night Shade Natu, Xatu, Murkrow 100% 15 Ghost Special
Sky Attack Noctowl, Altaria, Togekiss, Pidove, Tranquill, Unfezant, Sigilyph 140 90% 5 Flying Physical
Supersonic Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Wingull, Pelipper, Noibat, Noivern, Pikipek, Trumbeak, Toucannon 55% 20 Normal Status
Whirlwind Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor, Sigilyph, Rufflet, Braviary, Noibat, Noivern —% 20 Normal Status
Wing Attack Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Murkrow, Honchkrow, Taillow, Swellow, Wingull, Pelipper, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor, Archen, Archeops, Ducklett, Swanna, Rufflet, Braviary, Noibat, Noivern 60 100% 35 Flying Physical

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation VI
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
Agility Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow, Farfetch'd, Doduo, Dodrio, Aerodactyl, Skarmory, Taillow, Swellow, Wingull, Pelipper, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor, Archen, Archeops, Fletchling, Fletchinder, Talonflame, Noibat, Noivern —% 30 Psychic Status Type Cool 3 0 ♥
Defog Ducklett, Swanna, Rufflet, Braviary —% 15 Flying Status Type Cool 2 0 ♥
Feather Dance Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Chatot, Pidove, Tranquill, Unfezant, Ducklett, Swanna 100% 15 Flying Status Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
Feint Attack Murkrow 60 —% 20 Dark Physical Type Clever 2 0 ♥
Mirror Move Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow, Swablu, Altaria, Chatot, Sigilyph —% 20 Flying Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
Night Shade Natu, Xatu, Murkrow 100% 15 Ghost Special Type Clever 3 0 ♥
Sky Attack Noctowl, Altaria, Togekiss, Pidove, Tranquill, Unfezant, Sigilyph 140 90% 5 Flying Physical Type Cool 3 0 ♥
Supersonic Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Wingull, Pelipper, Noibat, Noivern 55% 20 Normal Status Type Clever 3 0 ♥
Whirlwind Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor, Sigilyph, Rufflet, Braviary, Noibat, Noivern —% 20 Normal Status Type Clever 3 0 ♥
Wing Attack Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Murkrow, Honchkrow, Taillow, Swellow, Wingull, Pelipper, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor, Archen, Archeops, Ducklett, Swanna, Rufflet, Braviary, Noibat, Noivern 60 100% 35 Flying Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation V
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Agility Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow, Farfetch'd, Doduo, Dodrio, Aerodactyl, Skarmory, Taillow, Swellow, Wingull, Pelipper, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor, Archen, Archeops —% 30 Psychic Status
Defog Ducklett, Swanna, Rufflet, Braviary —% 15 Flying Status
Faint Attack Murkrow 60 —% 20 Dark Physical
FeatherDance Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Chatot, Pidove, Tranquill, Unfezant, Ducklett, Swanna 100% 15 Flying Status
Mirror Move Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow, Swablu, Altaria, Chatot, Sigilyph —% 20 Flying Status
Night Shade Natu, Xatu, Murkrow 100% 15 Ghost Special
Sky Attack Noctowl, Altaria, Togekiss, Pidove, Tranquill, Unfezant, Sigilyph 140 90% 5 Flying Physical
Supersonic Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Wingull, Pelipper 55% 20 Normal Status
Whirlwind Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor, Sigilyph, Rufflet, Braviary 100% 20 Normal Status
Wing Attack Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Murkrow, Honchkrow, Taillow, Swellow, Wingull, Pelipper, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor, Archen, Archeops, Ducklett, Swanna, Rufflet, Braviary 60 100% 35 Flying Physical

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation IV
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
Agility Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow, Farfetch'd, Doduo, Dodrio, Aerodactyl, Skarmory, Taillow, Swellow, Wingull, Pelipper, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor —% 30 Psychic Status Type Cool 2
Faint Attack Murkrow, Honchkrow 60 —% 20 Dark Physical Type Smart 2
FeatherDance Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Chatot 100% 15 Flying Status Type Beauty 2
Mirror Move Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow —% 20 Flying Status Type Smart 2
Night Shade Natu, Xatu, Murkrow, Honchkrow 100% 15 Ghost Special Type Smart 3
Sky Attack Noctowl, Altaria, Togekiss 140 90% 5 Flying Physical Type Cool 1
Supersonic Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Wingull, Pelipper 55% 20 Normal Status Type Smart 2
Whirlwind Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor 100% 20 Normal Status Type Smart 0
Wing Attack Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Murkrow, Honchkrow, Taillow, Swellow, Wingull, Pelipper, Starly, Staravia, Staraptor 60 100% 35 Flying Physical Type Cool 3

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation III
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
Faint Attack Murkrow 60 —% 20 Dark Type Smart 2 0 ♥
FeatherDance Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot 100% 15 Flying Type Beauty 2 0 ♥
Mirror Move Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow —% 20 Flying Type Smart 1 0 ♥
Sky Attack Altaria 140 90% 5 Flying Type Cool 3 0 ♥
Supersonic Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Wingull, Pelipper 55% 20 Normal Type Smart 3 0 ♥
Whirlwind Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot 100% 20 Normal Type Smart 3 0 ♥
Wing Attack Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl, Murkrow, Taillow, Swellow, Wingull, Pelipper 60 100% 35 Flying Type Cool 2 0 ♥

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation II
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type
Faint Attack Murkrow 60 —% 20 Dark
Mirror Move Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow —% 20 Flying
Sky AttackC Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Spearow, Fearow, Doduo, Dodrio, Aerodactyl 140 90% 5 Flying
Supersonic Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl 55% 20 Normal
Whirlwind Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot 100% 20 Normal
Wing Attack Pidgey, Pidgeotto, Pidgeot, Zubat, Golbat, Crobat, Aerodactyl 60 100% 35 Flying

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Tutoring

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Defog USUM —% 15 Flying Status
Heat Wave USUM 95 90% 10 Fire Special
Hyper Voice USUM 90 100% 10 Normal Special
Magic Coat USUM —% 15 Psychic Status
Recycle USUM —% 10 Normal Status
Sky Attack USUM 140 90% 5 Flying Physical
Snore USUM 50 100% 15 Normal Special
Tailwind USUM —% 15 Flying Status
Uproar USUM 90 100% 10 Normal Special
Zen Headbutt USUM 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation VI
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
Heat Wave ORAS 95 90% 10 Fire Special Type Beautiful 2 2 ♥
Hyper Voice ORAS 90 100% 10 Normal Special Type Cool 2 2 ♥
Magic Coat ORAS —% 15 Psychic Status Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
Recycle ORAS —% 10 Normal Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
Sky Attack ORAS 140 90% 5 Flying Physical Type Cool 3 0 ♥
Snore ORAS 50 100% 15 Normal Special Type Cute 4 0 ♥
Tailwind ORAS —% 15 Flying Status Type Cool 3 0 ♥
Uproar ORAS 90 100% 10 Normal Special Type Cute 2 1 ♥
Zen Headbutt ORAS 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical Type Clever 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation V
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Heat Wave B2W2 100 90% 10 Fire Special
Hyper Voice B2W2 90 100% 10 Normal Special
Magic Coat B2W2 —% 15 Psychic Status
Recycle B2W2 —% 10 Normal Status
Roost B2W2 —% 10 Flying Status
Sky Attack B2W2 140 90% 5 Flying Physical
Sleep Talk B2W2 —% 10 Normal Status
Tailwind B2W2 —% 30 Flying Status
Uproar B2W2 90 100% 10 Normal Special
Zen Headbutt B2W2 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation IV
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
Air Cutter HGSSPt 55 95% 25 Flying Special Type Cool 3
Heat Wave HGSSPt 100 90% 10 Fire Special Type Beauty 2
Magic Coat HGSS —% 15 Psychic Status Type Beauty 2
Mud-Slap HGSSPt 20 100% 10 Ground Special Type Cute 3
Ominous Wind HGSSPt 60 100% 5 Ghost Special Type Smart 0
Swift HGSSPt 60 —% 20 Normal Special Type Cool 2
Twister HGSSPt 40 100% 20 Dragon Special Type Cool 3
Uproar HGSSPt 50 100% 10 Normal Special Type Cute 2
Zen Headbutt HGSSPt 80 90% 15 Psychic Physical Type Beauty 2
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation III
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
Double-Edge FRLGEXD 120 100% 15 Normal Type Tough 6 0 ♥
Dream Eater FRLGEXD 100 100% 15 Psychic Type Smart 2 2 ♥
Endure E —% 10 Normal Type Tough 2 0 ♥
Mimic FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
Mud-Slap E 20 100% 10 Ground Type Cute 2 1 ♥
Nightmare XD 100% 15 Ghost Type Smart 1 3 ♥
Sky Attack XD 140 90% 5 Flying Type Cool 3 0 ♥
Sleep Talk E —% 10 Normal Type Cute 3 0 ♥
Snore E 40 100% 15 Normal Type Cute 4 0 ♥
Substitute FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Type Smart 2 0 ♥
Swagger EXD 90% 15 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
Swift E 60 —% 20 Normal Type Cool 2 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

This Pokémon learns no moves by Tutoring.
Tutoring Generation II
Move Power Accuracy PP Type
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Sprites

Version
Gold Silver Crystal Back
G 163 front S 163 front C 163 front
Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
RS 163 front E 163 front RS 163 front
Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
DP 163 front Pt 163 front HGSS 163 front
Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Hoothoot BW Hoothoot BW
BWShinyHoothoot BWShinyHoothoot
X Y Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire GO Back
Hoothoot XY Hoothoot XY
Hoothoot Shiny XY Hoothoot Shiny XY
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Let's Go, Pikachu! Let's Go, Eevee! Back
Hoothoot XY
Hoothoot Shiny XY
Sword Shield Back

Appearances

Anime

Petting Spots

  • Favored Spot: The eyebrows.
  • Disfavored Spot: The foot.

Trivia

  • When Hoothoot jumps, it is shown that it actually has 2 feet.
  • Hoothoot is the tallest and heaviest of the regional birds in its first stage, taller and heavier than even some of the regional birds in their second stage.

Gallery

See also

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