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Shale spider

Shale Spider concept art

Shale Spiders are a cross between an earth elemental and a spider. The majority can be found in Deepholm.

Hunter pet

Specialization (upon taming)
Tenacity Tenacity
The Shale spider eats
Inv misc fish 24.png Inv misc food 18.png
The Shale spider comes with
Ability druid ferociousbite.png Inv misc stonetablet 01.png Ability hunter pet spider.png
All pets come with
Spell shadow burningspirit.png Ability physical taunt.png
Shale spiders are considered an exotic beast and can only be tamed by beastmaster hunters with the [Exotic Beasts] ability.

Though hunters can respec their pet shale spiders into Cunning or Ferocity, they are inherently Tenacity. In addition to the abilities that come standard with all pets ([Growl] and [Avoidance]) and those given to their natural or retrained specialization, all shale spiders are given the following:

Subspecies

The subspecies below can be tamed by beastmaster hunters.

Green
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [85] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Brittle Greenstone Gorger (spawned)
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [85] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Greenstone Gorger
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [85] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Greenstone Nibbler
  • RepFrame - Neutral.png Combat [85 Rare] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Jadefang
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [90] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Greenstone Terror
Orange
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [29 Rare] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Glint
  • RepFrame - Neutral.png Combat [83] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Deep Spider (also purple or red)
Purple
Red
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [39 Rare] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Scintillex
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [49 Rare] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Crystalfang
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [80-85] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Rock Borer
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [83] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Amthea
  • RepFrame - Neutral.png Combat [83] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Crimson Shale Spider

Named

  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [83] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Amthea
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [49 Rare] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Crystalfang
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [29 Rare] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Glint
  • RepFrame - Neutral.png Combat [85 Rare] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Jadefang
  • RepFrame - Alliance Hostile.png RepFrame - Horde Hostile.png Combat [39 Rare] IconSmall ShaleSpider.gif Scintillex

Vanity/Battle pet

Patch changes

  • World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Patch 4.0.6 (8-Feb-2011): Added as a tamable pet family.

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