The Mouse Pokemon
Number 28
Type Ground
Abilities Sand Veil

Sand Rush (hidden)

Egg Type Field
Height 3'03"1.0 m
Weight 65.0 lbs.29.5 kg
Leveling rate Medium Slow
EV yield +2 Def
Sandshrew is common Ground type Pokemon. Does not evolve.


Desert Lagoon Grass All Day MS
Mt. Moon 1F Grass All Day F2P
Mt. Moon B1F Grass All Day F2P
Mt. Moon B2F Grass All Day F2P
Route 26 Grass All Day F2P
Route 27 Grass All Day F2P
Safari Effort Wald 2 Grass All Day F2P
Route 133 Grass All Day F2P
Route 111 Desert Grass All Day F2P
Cerulean Cave B1F Grass Morning F2P
Cerulean Cave 2F Grass Morning F2P
Cerulean Cave 1F Grass Morning F2P

Leveling Moves

Start Scratch Normal Physical 40
Start Defense Curl Normal Status ---
Start Sand Attack Ground Status ---
Start Poison Sting Poison Physical 15
3 Sand Attack Ground Status ---
5 Poison Sting Poison Physical 15
7 Rollout Rock Physical 30
9 Rapid Spin Normal Physical 20
11 Fury Cutter Bug Physical 40
14 Magnitude Ground Physical ---
17 Swift Normal Special 60
20 Fury Swipes Normal Physical 18
22 Crush Claw Normal Physical 75
24 Sand Tomb Ground Physical 35
28 Slash Normal Physical 70
33 Dig Ground Physical 80
38 Gyro Ball Steel Physical ---
43 Swords Dance Normal Status ---
48 Sandstorm Rock Status ---
53 Earthquake Ground Physical 100


Sand Veil Boosts the Pokemon's evasion in sandstorm.

Sand Rush


Boosts the Pokemon's Speed in sandstorm.


Curls up into a spiny ball when threatened. It can roll while curled up to attack or escape.


- Sandslash is very useful against 3rd gym leader in Kanto due to his total resistant to electricity.

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