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Growlithe LV.18
ガーディ Gardie
Illus. Ken Sugimori
Evolution stage Basic Pokémon
Card name Growlithe
Type Fire
Hit Points 60
retreat cost
English expansion Base Set
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 28/102
Japanese expansion Expansion Pack
Japanese rarity Uncommon
Japanese Deck Kit Intro Pack
Japanese Deck Squirtle Deck
Japanese card no. 1
Expansion Base Set 2
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 42/130
Card GB set Colosseum
Card GB ID A08
Card GB 2 set Psychic Battle
Card GB 2 ID D19
Japanese Deck Kit Intro Pack Neo
Japanese Half Deck Chikorita Half Deck
Japanese card no. 12
Expansion Legendary Collection
Rarity Uncommon
English card no. 45/110
For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Growlithe.

Growlithe (Japanese: ガーディ Gardie) is a Fire-type Basic Pokémon card. It was first released as part of the Base Set.


Card text

FireColorless Flare

Pokédex data

Growlithe - Puppy Pokémon
No. Height Weight
058 2'4" (0.7 m) 42 lbs. (19.0 kg)
Pokédex entry
Very protective of its territory. It will bark and bite to repel intruders from its space.

Release information

This card was included in the Base Set, first released in the Japanese Expansion Pack. It was reprinted in the Squirtle Deck of the Japanese Intro Pack. It was reprinted again in the Base Set 2 expansion. It was reprinted yet again in the Chikorita Half Deck of the Japanese Intro Pack Neo. It was reprinted once again in the Legendary Collection expansion.



A handful of the German-printed version of this card have the Magic: The Gathering print on the back of the card.


This card's English Pokédex entry comes from Pokémon Red and Blue, whereas the Japanese entry comes from Pokémon Red and Green.

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