- Hatch Time20 Cycles (~5100 Steps)
- Growth RateMedium
SandshrewMouse Pokémon #27
It loves to bathe in the grit of dry, sandy areas. By sand bathing, the Pokémon rids itself of dirt and moisture clinging to its body.
It burrows into the ground to create its nest. If hard stones impede its tunneling, it uses its sharp claws to shatter them and then carries on digging.
- Height2' 0''
- Weight26.5 lbs.
- GenderMale or Female
During a sandstorm, this Pokémon has 1.25× its evasion, and it does not take sandstorm damage regardless of type. The evasion bonus does not count as a stat modifier. Overworld: If the lead Pokémon has this ability, the wild encounter rate is halved in a sandstorm.
This Pokémon's Speed is doubled during a sandstorm, and it does not take sandstorm damage, regardless of type.