The Animal Care skill tree, while in development

Animal Care, sometimes shortened to Animal in-game, is an earth pony-exclusive Talent that allows players' pets to gain unique skills, most notably in combat.

Gaining experienceEdit

Experience in Animal Care can be gained by earth ponies through the completion of quests, most of which award experience to all talents. Using Animal Care related skills while in combat also allows earth pony players to gain Animal Care XP.


Through this talent, players can call upon pets to aid them in combat, while improving both their defense and endurance.

Icon Name Level TP cost Description & Notes
SeismicBuckIcon Friends Forever 1 20 "Your pet can help you avoid damage, and can be taught to recover from minor damage, and inspire you to be even stronger when you are both threatened"
Upgrades available: Second Wind, Best Friends Forever, Protective Instinct, Friends Five-ever
RainbowFieldsIcon Home Field Advantage 1 20 "Creates a large area of entangling plants and other flowers. Can be used to harm enemies"
Upgrades available: Cultivate, Green Hoof, Entangle
SeismicBuckIcon Guidance 1 20 "Your pet becomes stronger, faster, and smarter with proper training"
Upgrades available: Training, Bodyguard

Talent masteryEdit

The maximum possible level that can be achieved in Animal Care is 50.

Cutie chef hat Cooking Cutie axe1 Mining Cutie red cross Medical Cutie party hat2 Partying
Flip music note2 Music Cutie quill1 Writing Cutie corn Farming Cutie paw1 Animal Care
Cutie silver wing Flying Cutie cloud1 Weather Cutie magic3 Magic Cutie tubes1 Science
Cutie bits Economic Cutie hammer1 Artisan Cutie rose1 Fashion Cutie sword1 Combat