Updated Pet Models and Looks in Battle for Azeroth

A host of creature model updates are coming in Battle for Azeroth, including those of a number of beloved Hunter pets! On this page you can see what we've noticed so far.

Note that this information comes from the Alpha test and pet appearances may change before release.

Thanks to Petopia Community member Quiv for compiling this information. Many of the looks were confirmed using the databases of Wowhead and WoWDB.



Beetles

OriginalReplacement
Blue & BurgundyBlue & Burgundy Beetle Teal & PurpleTeal & Purple Beetle
Brown w/ Yellow SpotsBrown Scarab w/ Yellow Spots Brown w/ Yellow SpotsBrown Scarab w/ Yellow Spots
CopperCopper Beetle CopperCopper Beetle
Gold & BlueGold & Blue Beetle Orange & BlueOrange & Blue Beetle
Green & PurpleGreen & Purple Beetle Green & BlueGreen & Blue Beetle
Green w/ Red SpotsGreen Scarab w/ Red Spots Green w/ Red SpotsGreen Scarab w/ Red Spots
Indigo-Teal w/ Magenta SpotsIndigo-Teal Scarab w/ Magenta Spots Black w/ Magenta SpotsBlack Scarab w/ Magenta Spots
Plum w/ Turquoise SpotsPlum Scarab w/ Turquoise Spots Maroon w/ Turquoise SpotsMaroon Scarab w/ Turquoise Spots
Red & GreenRed & Green Beetle Red & GreyRed & Grey Beetle
It's possible the Lava Scarab was replaced by a green skin with red spots (!). Hopefully this is an error.
Steel Grey & MaroonGrey Beetle Grey & RedGrey & Red Beetle
Teal w/ Blue SpotsTeal Scarab w/ Blue Spots Green w/ Blue SpotsGreen Scarab w/ Blue Spots
Turquoise w/ Green SpotsTurquoise Scarab w/ Green Spots Teal w/ Green SpotsTeal Scarab w/ Green Spots
WhiteWhite Beetle Light GreyLight Grey Beetle

Carrion Birds

Vultures

OriginalReplacement
BlackVulture BlackBlack Vulture
BlueBlue Vulture Blue-GreyBlue-Grey Vulture
BrownBrown Vulture BrownBrown Vulture
Ghostly BlueGhostly Blue Vulture Ghostly Blue-GreyGhostly Blue-Grey Vulture
We haven't confirmed that the replacement vulture is spectral, but we assume it will be.
RedRed Vulture RedRed Vulture
WhiteWhite Vulture WhiteWhite Vulture

Crabs

OriginalReplacement
BlueBlue Crab IndigoIndigo Crab
BronzeBronze Crab BronzeBronze Crab
GemGem Crab Onyx & RubyOnyx & Ruby Crab
It's possible that the old black-and-red look has currently been replaced with the 'diamond' one. If so, this will almost certainly be a mistake.
RedRed Crab VermilionVermilion Crab
SilverSilver Crab Light BlueLight Blue Crab
Note that the model adds shiny / reflective effects that aren't displayed here. It actually looks better than it appears in this image.
WhiteWhite Crab IvoryIvory Crab

Dogs

Darkhounds

OriginalReplacement
BlueBlue Darkhound BlueBlue Darkhound
GreyGrey Darkhound Grey-GreenGrey-Green Darkhound
PurplePurple Darkhound PurplePurple Darkhound
RedRed Darkhound RedRed Darkhound
WhiteWhite Darkhound Light GreyLight Grey Darkhound

Gorillas

OriginalReplacement
BlackBlack Gorilla BlackBlack Gorilla
Dark GreyDark Grey Gorilla Steel GreySteel Grey Gorilla
It looks like King Mukla is actually being upgraded to the new black gorilla skin, while the others are being replaced as shown here.
GreyGrey Gorilla GreyGrey Gorilla
RedRed Gorilla RedRed Gorilla
WhiteWhite Gorilla Icy BlueIcy Blue Gorilla

Hyenas

OriginalReplacement
BrownBrown Hyena BlackBlack Hyena
GreyGrey Hyena Silver-GreySilver-Grey Hyena
OrangeOrange Hyena Burnt OrangeBurnt Orange Hyena
Orange (Very Subtly Darker)Orange Hyena Burnt OrangeBurnt Orange Hyena
PurplePurple Hyena PurplePurple Hyena
RedRed Hyena RedRed Hyena
YellowYellow Hyena YellowYellow Hyena

Mechanicals

Robot Chickens

OriginalReplacement
Robot Chicken Gold-OrangeGold-Orange Mechanical Chicken

Robotic Gorillas

OriginalReplacement
MechanicalMechanical Gorilla MechanicalMechanical Gorilla

Scalehides

Stegodons

OriginalReplacement
BeigeBeige Stegodon BeigeBeige Thunder Lizard
BlackBlack Stegodon BlackBlack Thunder Lizard
BlueBlue Stegodon Dark BlueDark Blue Thunder Lizard
Dark GreenDark Green Stegodon GreenGreen Thunder Lizard
Light GreenLight Green Stegodon BrownBrown Thunder Lizard
RedRed Stegodon Dark RedDark Red Thunder Lizard

Spiders

Barbed Spiders

OriginalReplacement
Orange & BlackOrange & Black Spider Burnt OrangeBurnt Orange Spider
Red & BlackRed & Black Spider Red & BlackRed & Black Spider
Red & YellowRed & Yellow Spider Amber & YellowAmber & Yellow Spider

Bone Spiders

OriginalReplacement
BrownBrown Bone Spider BrownBrown Bone Spider
Dark BrownDark Brown Bone Spider Dark BrownDark Brown Bone Spider
Green-GreyGreen-Grey Bone Spider Green-GreyGreen-Grey Bone Spider
GreyGrey Bone Spider GreyGrey Bone Spider
Rusty-BuffRusty-Buff Bone Spider Khaki-GreyKhaki-Grey Bone Spider

Gracile Spiders

OriginalReplacement
Black WidowBlack Widow Spider Black WidowBlack Widow Spider
Note that the model adds lighting effects that aren't displayed here. In the game it actually looks a little oddly frosted.
CrystalCrystal Spider CrystalCrystal Spider
Note that the model adds shiny / reflective effects that aren't displayed here. It actually looks better than it appears in this image.
GreenGreen Spider Dark GreenDark Green Spider
GreyGrey Spider Purple-GreyPurple-Grey Spider
JungleJungle Spider Bright GreenBright Green Spider
OliveOlive Spider Grey-BrownGrey-Brown Spider
PurplePurple Spider PurplePurple Spider
RedRed Spider Red-OliveRed-Olive Spider
TanTan Spider BrownBrown Spider

Tarantulas

OriginalReplacement
GreenGreen Tarantula GreenGreen Tarantula
GreyGrey Tarantula GreyGrey Tarantula
LavaLava Tarantula LavaLava Tarantula
OrangeOrange Tarantula OrangeOrange Tarantula
RedRed Tarantula BrownBrown Tarantula

Wind Serpents

OriginalReplacement
Dark BlueDark Blue Wind Serpent Blue-BlackBlue-Black Wind Serpent
GreenGreen Wind Serpent GreenGreen Wind Serpent
Orange (Slightly Brighter)Orange Wind Serpent OrangeOrange Wind Serpent
Orange (Slightly Darker)Orange Wind Serpent OrangeOrange Wind Serpent
RedRed Wind Serpent RedRed Wind Serpent
Red w/ Orange WingsRed Wind Serpent w/ Orange Wings CrimsonCrimson Wind Serpent
WhiteWhite Wind Serpent Light BrownLight Brown Wind Serpent
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