Male giant dire rat (Pathfinder RPG Bestiary 232, 295)
N Medium animal
Init +2; Senses low-light vision, scent; Perception +4


AC 15, touch 12, flat-footed 13 (+2 Dex, +3 natural)
hp 7 (1d8+3)
Fort +5, Ref +4, Will +1


Speed 40 ft., climb 20 ft., swim 20 ft.
Melee bite +2 (1d6+3 plus disease)
Special Attacks filth fever


Str 14, Dex 15, Con 17, Int 2, Wis 13, Cha 4
Base Atk +0; CMB +2; CMD 14 (18 vs. trip)
Feats Skill Focus (Perception)
Tricks Attack, Combat Riding, Come, Defend, Down, Guard, Heel
Skills Acrobatics +2 (+6 to jump), Climb +10, Perception +4, Stealth +6, Swim +10
SQ combat riding

Special Abilities

Climb (20 feet) You have a Climb speed.
Combat Riding [Trick] The animal has been trained to bear a rider into combat.
Disease (DC 13) Filth Fever: Bite — injury; save Fort DC 13; onset 1d3 days; frequency 1/day; effect 1d3 Dex and 1d3 Con; cure 2 consecutive saves. The save DC is Constitution-based.
Low-Light Vision See twice as far as a human in dim light, distinguishing color and detail.
Scent (Ex) Detect opponents within 15+ feet by sense of smell.
Swim (20 feet) You have a Swim speed.



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