NOTE: This information comes from the Cataclysm beta test and is subject to change.

Cataclysm Starter Pet Chart

See also: Starter Pet FAQ

New hunter characters in Cataclysm enter the game with a level 1 pet.

The type of pet you start with depends on the race of your new hunter.

Note that starter pets are only available to new hunters. See the FAQ for more info.

RaceStarts WithRaceStarts With
Orc Human
Undead Dwarf
Tauren Night Elf
Troll Gnome Cannot be hunters.
Goblin Draenei
Blood Elf Worgen