Growlithe has long been a favorite fire Pokemon in the franchise. This guide explains Where To Find Growlithe In Pokemon Sword & Shield as you can find him very early in your adventure and go on to raise an Arcanine in no time at all.
This is primarily for Pokemon Shield. If you are playing Pokemon Sword, there will be Vulpix at this location instead of the Growlithe. If you are playing Pokemon Sword, you can still get a Growlithe, but you must find him in a Wild Zone (High level) in a Den, end-game stuff. You may also be able to find Growlithe in the grass at the Fire gym on Sword, as in Shield it’s Vulpix.
Where To Find Growlithe In Pokemon Sword & ShieldYou can find Growlithe on Route 3, as soon as you leave the town there. They are very common, nearly impossible to miss. The first 2-3 grass patches can have Growlithe roaming around in the overworld.
He’s a Fire Pokemon so be careful using any water moves or you’ll kill him very easily. It’s a common spawn so even if you kill it, you can find another no problem.
in Pokemon Sword And Shield Guides