Fur Coat (Ability)

Fur Coat ファーコート
Fur Coat
Flavor text
Generation VI
Halves damage from physical moves.
Generation VII
Halves the damage from physical moves.
Generation VIII
Halves the damage from physical moves.
Generation IX
Halves the damage from physical moves.

Fur Coat (Japanese: ファーコート Fur Coat) is an Ability introduced in Generation VI. Prior to Generation VII, it was the signature Ability of Furfrou. In Generation IX, it is the signature Ability of Alolan Persian.


In battle

Fur Coat doubles the Defense stat of the Pokémon with this Ability. It has no effect on self-inflicted confusion damage.

Outside of battle

Fur Coat has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Fur Coat

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
0053   Persian
Alolan Form
Dark Dark Fur Coat Technician Rattled
0676   Furfrou
Normal Normal Fur Coat None None
Please note that abilities marked with a superscript are only available in the stated generation or later.
  • For Generation III and IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.

In other games

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

Fur Coat decreases the damage taken from physical moves by about 20-25%.


Games Description
SMD The Pokémon takes less damage from physical moves!

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 毛皮大衣 Mòuhpèih Daaihyī
Mandarin 毛皮大衣 Máopí Dàyī
  French Toison Épaisse
  German Fellkleid
  Italian Foltopelo
  Korean 퍼코트 Fur Coat
  Brazilian Portuguese Camada de Pelos
  Russian Меховое Пальто Mekhovoye Pal'to
  Spanish Pelaje Recio
  Vietnamese Áo khoác lông

Variations of the Ability Huge Power
Huge PowerPure PowerFur Coat

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