Hidden Battle Pets in World of Warcraft – Guide

This guide documents all the Hidden Battle Pets in World of Warcraft, and such it acts as a reference hub for every secret and mysterious pet in the game.

Looking for more secrets? Then also check out Secret Battle Pet Vendors and Battle for Azeroth Secrets.


Baa'l is a Secret Battle Pet that resembles a demonic goat and is one of the major secrets added in Battle for Azeroth, along with The Hivemind and the Waist of Time.


Bumbles is a Bee Pet obtained from the Let's Bee Friends alliance-only achievement. There is a short unlock requirement for the achievement.

First you have to go to the Mildenhall Meadery in Stormsong Valley and farm Bumbling Bees until you get the Annealed Honey Amulet.

After obtaining the Annealed Honey Amulet, you must bring it to Rosaline Mildenhall. She is located in Boralus and has a few different spawn points. Go to these waypoints and /tar Rosaline. There is one shop where she is in and you cannot get into, however you can interact with her after binding your "interact with target" key under Keybindings. After bringing her the amulet, she gives you a letter.

/way 51.5 48.0 Scribes & Nobles
/way 55.5 62.5 Goldman's Cafe
/way 58.1 66.3 Inaccessible building
/way 72.4 73.3 Unnamed shop
/way 72.9 73.3 Upper unnamed shop

Bring the letter to Ancel Mildenhall in Mildenhall Meadery (Stormsong Valley). He will give you a short questline to unlock Bumbles.

After this quest is complete, you will now have unlocked the daily quest Let's Bee Friends. After completing the quest, you mix the slime with the formula on the table behind Ancel, and feed it to Bumbles. Complete this for 7 days and you will have unlocked Bumbles!

Filthy Slime

The Filthy Slime battle pet is learned from the Filthy Bucket which drops from Gol'than the Malodorous in Tol Dagor on Mythic difficulty. The pet is personal loot and not guaranteed to drop, however it is cageable and can be bought/sold in the Auction House.

To get to the secret location and summon the boss follow these steps:

  • Enter Tol Dagor on Mythic difficulty and defeat the first boss.
  • Clear trash in The Drain and The Brig, and look for a Discarded Cell Key.
  • Open the cell marked in the screenshot below, go through the hole in the wall and at the end of the tunnel you'll find the Filthy Bucket.
  • Click the bucket to summon Gol'than the Malodorous.

Sun Darter Hatchling

Sun Darter Hatchling is one of the major secrets in Legion, along with Kosumoth the Hungering, Lucid Nightmare, Riddler's Mind-Worm and Uuna.

To get the Sun Darter Hatchling secret pet you will have to loot an Oddly-Colored Egg which is found inside Cavern of Consumption, a hidden cave in Winterspring that has many barriers, traps and puzzles.


Taptaf is a small pig that can be easily obtained by defeating Idej the Wise. After defeating Idej, Taptaf will offer you a quest to be yours!

/way Drustvar 67.8 79.3 Idej the Wise


Terky is a Secret White Murloc Battle Pet obtained from looting the White Murloc Egg in Borean Tundra. Terky's original source was from an iCoke promotion in Asia, however, the pet was made available worldwide in Patch 6.2.2.

Uuna's Secret Storyline

Uuna's Secret Storyline is one of the major secrets in Legion, along with Kosumoth the Hungering, Lucid Nightmare, Riddler's Mind-Worm and Sun Darter Hatchling.

The journal mentions that "Uuna was found bound to an Ur'zul, and was released into the Shadowlands, where she wandered in the utter darkness". In order to help her, you will have to progress through the story!

Wicker Pup

The Wicker Pup is a battle pet that is created by several items found in chests located around Drustvar. Simply go to the coordinates and loot the chests, then at the end combine the items to create the Wicker Pup.

/way Drustvar 18.5 51.3 Bundle of Wicker Sticks
/way Drustvar 68.4 68.7 Path start to Miniature Stag Skull
/way Drustvar 67.6 73.6 Miniature Stag Skull
/way Drustvar 25.6 24.0 Wolf Pup Spine
/way Drustvar 55.4 51.5 Spooky Incantation