|Plump Mouse Pokémon|
|1'8″ (0.5m)||44 lbs. (20kg)|
|Male: 50 %||Female: 50 %|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
Bidoof (Sinnoh Pokédex. It is a Normal-Type, and it is known as the Plump Mouse Pokémon.) is the 13th Pokémon in the
Bidoof can use one of two Abilities: Simple, which doubles the effectiveness of the modifications to its Statistics, causing Work Up to increase its Attack and Special Attack by two stages instead of one (for example); or Unaware, which ignores any and all Statistic Modifications by its opponents. Bidoof's Hidden Ability is the Moody Ability. This Ability takes effect at the end of every turn, increasing one random Statistic by two stages but reducing another random Statistic by one stage--the affected Statistics also include Accuracy and Evasion.
Bidoof gain the opportunity to evolve into Bibarel starting at Level 15.
Bidoof is very similar looking to a Beaver. It is a small Pokémon with two large front teeth which it uses to bite on wood, also similar to a beaver. The upper half of Bidoof's body is light brown, while the bottom half is a cream color. Bidoof has two black, beady eyes, a black snout, and a small, red nose. It also has small balls of fur on its face and either three or five that serve as a tail.
 Gender Differences
Male Bidoof have five balls of fur as a tail, while females only have three.
 Game Information
 Original Games
Bidoof can be found at Routes 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 211 and Lake Verity in Diamond, Pearl and Platinum. Bidoof appears at Route 208 and the Safari Game in Diamond and Pearl, and at Route 209 and the Eterna Forest in Platinum. Bidoof appears on many of the land routes in Johto and Kanto, along with the Ruins of Alph and Mt. Silver in Heart Gold and Soul Silver when Sinnoh Sound is playing on the Pokégear's Radio. Bidoof also appears within the Safari Zone's Forest after placing 10 Forest Objects in the area.
 Spin-Off Games
Bidoof appear at Mystery Jungle B1-B29 in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Bidoof also appears at Mystifing Forest in Explorers of Time and Explorers of Darkness, and at Mystic Forest in Explorers of Sky. Both dungeons feature Bidoof on the same range of floors: B1-B13.
In Mystery Dungeon 3 Bidoof appears at Secret Archipelago 4F-13F and Final Mountain 1F-3F in Blazing Adventure Squad; at Secret Highland 4F-13F in Stormy Adventure Squad; and at Secret Rockmountain 4F-13F in Light Adventure Squad.
Bidoof appear at the Ranger School and Vientown in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. Bidoof appear at the second part of Hinder Cape in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs in the Present, but it doesn't appear in any of the past missions.
Bidoof appear in five different areas in Pokémon Conquest: Aurora, Ignis, Fist Nation, Terrera and Yaksha.
 Trading Card Game
Bidoof is listed in six sets, the Kalos Starter Set and Pokémon Organized Play Series 6 as a Common Card. Bidoof is listed as a Common Card in the Diamond and Pearl, Mysterious Treasures, Stormfront, Supreme Victors, Dragons Exalted and XY sets.
 Anime/Manga Info
Wild Bidoof appear in the films Giratina and the Sky Warrior, and the 10th Pikachu Short Pikachu's Exploration Club.
Bidoof's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Bidoof is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is only a First Stage Pokémon.
 Area Locations
|Routes 201 |
Route 204 (North)
Route 204 (South)
Route 205 (North)
Route 205 (South)
Route 211 (Day)
Route 211 (Night)
|Route 6 (Sinnoh Sound) |
Route 9 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 10 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 13 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 21 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 22 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 24 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 25 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 26 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 27 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 28 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 30 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 31 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 32 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 35 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 42 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 43 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 44 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 45 (Sinnoh Sound)
Route 47 (Sinnoh Sound)
Ruins of Alph (Sinnoh Sound)
Mt. Silver (Outside) (Sinnoh Sound)
|Black/White||None||Breed from Bibarel|
 Pokédex Entries
|I||Pokémon Red||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|I||Pokémon Blue||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|I||Pokémon Yellow||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|II||Pokémon Gold||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|II||Pokémon Silver||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|II||Pokémon Crystal||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|III||Pokémon Ruby||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|III||Pokémon Sapphire||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|III||Pokémon Emerald||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|III||Pokémon FireRed||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|III||Pokémon LeafGreen||This Pokémon was unavailable prior the Generation IV games.|
|IV||Pokémon Diamond||With nerves of steel, nothing can perturb it. It is more agile and active than it appears.|
|IV||Pokémon Pearl||It constantly gnaws on logs and rocks to whittle down its front teeth. It nests alongside water.|
|IV||Pokémon Platinum||A comparison revealed that Bidoof's front teeth grow at the same rate as Rattata's.|
|IV||Pokémon HeartGold||It lives in groups by the water. It chews up boulders and trees around its nest with its incisors.|
|IV||Pokémon SoulSilver||It lives in groups by the water. It chews up boulders and trees around its nest with its incisors.|
|V||Pokémon Black||A comparison revealed that Bidoof's front teeth grow at the same rate as Rattata's.|
|V||Pokémon White||A comparison revealed that Bidoof's front teeth grow at the same rate as Rattata's.|
|V||Pokémon Black 2||A comparison revealed that Bidoof's front teeth grow at the same rate as Rattata's.|
|V||Pokémon White 2||A comparison revealed that Bidoof's front teeth grow at the same rate as Rattata's.|
|VI||Pokémon X||With nerves of steel, nothing can perturb it. It is more agile and active than it appears.|
|VI||Pokémon Y||It constantly gnaws on logs and rocks to whittle down its front teeth. It nests alongside water.|
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Dream World
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
|Type||Attack Advantages||Attack Disadvantages||Defense Advantages||Defense Disadvantages|
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