Dog, War

Medium beast, unaligned

Armor Class 13 (leather armor)
Hit Points 13 (2d8+4)
Speed 40 ft.

15 (+2) 12 (+1) 14 (+2) 3 (-4) 12 (+1) 6 (-2)

Skills Perception +3
Senses passive Perception 13
Challenge ¼ (50 XP)


  • Scent. The war dog has advantage to all perception checks involving scent.


  • Bite. Melee Weapon Attack: +4 to hit, reach 5 ft., one target. Hit: 5 (1d6+2) piercing damage.
  • Lockjaw. Upon a successful bite, the war dog can choose to lock its jaws on the target. The target is grappled and the war dog’s armor class is reduced by 2. The target can use an action to make an escape attempt with a DC of 12 to escape the grapple. If the war dog starts its turn lockjawed to a target, it automatically succeeds on a bite attack on the target.


These are large breed dogs, bred and trained for combat; i.e. mastiffs, great danes, huskies, german shepherd, doberman pinchers, etc. They are able to wear armor.

Bred for war. War dogs are aggressive animals trained to participate in combat situations. They attack using their deadly fangs.

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