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ARK's base taming speed on PC, PS4, and Xbox is now doubled, meaning 1× is as fast as what 2× was previously. Dododex has been updated to reflect this. Use the "presets" dropdown for common multipliers.
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Taming Speed ?
Food Drain
Multiplier
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Taming Calculator (Passive)

FOOD QTY TIME FEEDING
INTERVAL
EFFECT.
Plant Species Z Seed
Plant Species Z Seed
500:01:1615s
99.5%
+74 Lvl (224)
Aquatic Mushroom
Aquatic Mushroom
2500:04:1110s
88.7%
+66 Lvl (216)
Cooked Lamb Chop
Cooked Lamb Chop
3900:06:3010s
76.1%
+57 Lvl (207)
Cooked Prime Meat
Cooked Prime Meat
5200:08:4010s
63.8%
+47 Lvl (197)
Raw Mutton
Raw Mutton
7300:12:1110s
47.2%
+35 Lvl (185)
Sweet Vegetable Cake
Sweet Vegetable Cake
9100:06:054s
36.5%
+27 Lvl (177)
Cooked Meat
Cooked Meat
9100:07:365s
36.5%
+27 Lvl (177)
Raw Prime Meat
Raw Prime Meat
9100:15:1110s
36.5%
+27 Lvl (177)
Raw Meat
Raw Meat
18200:30:2110s
12.5%
+9 Lvl (159)
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
25200:21:355s
6.9%
+5 Lvl (155)
Cooked Fish Meat
Cooked Fish Meat
45300:18:533s
2.3%
+1 Lvl (151)
Raw Prime Fish Meat
Raw Prime Fish Meat
45300:37:465s
2.3%
+1 Lvl (151)
Raw Fish Meat
Raw Fish Meat
90601:15:315s
0.6%
+0 Lvl (150)
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Knock Out

Tranquilizer Dart
%
Tranquilizer Dart
3
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
%
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
2
Bow
%
Bow
7
Compound Bow
%
Compound Bow
12
Crossbow
%
Crossbow
4
Harpoon Launcher
%
Harpoon Launcher
2
Fists
%
Fists
43
Slingshot
%
Slingshot
26
Wooden Club
%
Wooden Club
30
Boomerang (Melee)
%
Boomerang (Melee)
15
0.3%
CHANCE
OF DEATH
Boomerang
%
Boomerang
9
Electric Prod
%
Electric Prod
3
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
%
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
3
S+ Tranq Turret
%
S+ Tranq Turret
3
Equus (Buck Kick)
%
Equus (Buck Kick)
16
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
10
Beelzebufo (Stab)
%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
17
Basilisk
%
Basilisk
4
Pulmonoscorpius
%
Pulmonoscorpius
14
Pachy (Charge)
%
Pachy (Charge)
11
Pachy (Primary Attack)
%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
60
18.9%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
150
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
%
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
60
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
4
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
3
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
4
Longbow
%
Longbow
8
Recurve Bow
%
Recurve Bow
4

The Bulbdog does not have multipliers for headshots or any other areas.

Stats

BASE STATS

StatBase
(Lvl 1)
Increase Per Lvl
(Wild)
Increase Per Lvl
(Tamed)
Rank*
Ark Health Icon
Health
145+29+5.4%
LOW
Ranked 111 of 133
Ark Stamina Icon
Stamina
200+24+12%
AVG
Ranked 81
Ark Oxygen Icon
Oxygen
165+18.15+11%
Ark Food Icon
Food
450+45+10%
LOW
Ranked 116
Ark Weight Icon
Weight
120+2.4+4%
AVG
Ranked 103
Ark Melee Damage Icon
Melee Damage
100%+5%+1.7%
AVG
Ranked 95
Ark Movement Speed Icon
Movement Speed
100%+1%
Ark Torpor Icon
Torpor
60+3.6
LOW
Ranked 124
* Rank of the Base Stat of the Bulbdog vs. all other creatures. (Rank #1 in Health = highest Health creature.)

ABSOLUTE STATS

12
PRIMARY ATTACK
%
MELEE DAMAGE
MOVEMENT SPEEDBASESprinting
(Wild)
Sprinting
(Tamed)
Walking50400200
Swimming300
Movement Speed:   %

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Resources

Bulbdog Breeding

2d 4h 54m 34s
Total Time
(PREGNANCY to Adult)
4:15 AM
4h 10m 37s
Pregnancy
3:31 AM
2d43m 57s
Total Maturation
4h 52m 24s
Baby
3:53 AM
19h 29m 35s
Juvenile
11:22 PM
1d21m 59s
Adolescent
4:15 AM

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Carryable By

Human
Human
✔︎
✔︎

Can Damage

Thatch
Thatch
✔︎
Wood
Wood
✖︎
Adobe
Adobe
✖︎
Stone
Stone
✖︎
Metal
Metal
✖︎
Tek
Tek
✖︎

Affected By

Lasso
Lasso
✖︎
Bola
Bola
✔︎
Chain Bola
Chain Bola
✖︎
Plant Species Y Trap
Plant Species Y Trap
✔︎
Bear Trap
Bear Trap
✔︎
Large Bear Trap
Large Bear Trap
✖︎

Fits Through

Doorframe
Doorframe
✔︎
Double Door
Double Door
✔︎
Dinosaur Gateway
Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎
Hatchframe
Hatchframe
✔︎
Giant Hatchframe
Giant Hatchframe
✔︎

Categories

The Bulbdog (originally referred to as a 'Lantern Pug') is a cute bulldog-like creature in Ark: Aberration with a glowing orb antenna. The Bulbdog can be carried on a human's shoulder. It is a passive tame.

What does a Bulbdog eat? In ARK: Survival Evolved, the Bulbdog eats Plant Species Z Seed, Aquatic Mushroom, Cooked Lamb Chop, Cooked Prime Meat, Raw Mutton, Sweet Vegetable Cake, Cooked Meat, Raw Prime Meat, Raw Meat, Cooked Prime Fish Meat, Cooked Fish Meat, Raw Prime Fish Meat, and Raw Fish Meat.

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