Pet snakeling

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Released8 January 2015 (Update)
OptionsTalk-to, Pick-up, Metamorphosis
ExamineA slithering serpent spawn of Zulrah.
Advanced data
NPC ID2127,2130

Pet snakeling
Pet snakeling.png
Released8 January 2015 (Update)
Quest itemNo
ExamineA slithering serpent spawn of Zulrah.
Value1 coin
AlchemyNot alchemisable
Weight0.015 kg
Advanced data
Item ID12921

Pet snakeling detail.png
Pet snakeling chathead.png
Pet snakeling (magma) detail.png
Pet snakeling (magma) chathead.png
Pet snakeling (tanzanite) detail.png
Pet snakeling (tanzanite) chathead.png

The Pet snakeling is a pet dropped by Zulrah. It resembles the appearance of the snakelings that Zulrah summons during the fight. Players can right click "Metamorphosis" to change it between its normal, magma, or tanzanite form.

When a player receives the pet, it will automatically try to appear as their follower. At the same time, a message in the chatbox will state You have a funny feeling like you're being followed. However, if a player receives a pet while having a follower out (for example, a cat), it will be placed into their inventory. When this occurs, the message in the chatbox will instead state You feel something weird sneaking into your backpack.

If a player's inventory is full and they have a follower already, they will not receive the pet; it must instead be claimed from Probita in East Ardougne for a reclaim token, which costs 1,000,000 coins.

On death, if a player loses their pet (as a follower or in your inventory) it will wander around the area for 30 seconds before despawning. Even if the player returns in time, the pet cannot be picked up, and can be reclaimed from Probita for a reclaim token.

Item sources[edit | edit source]

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Zulrah725 Multicombat.png11/4,000

Dialogue[edit | edit source]

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Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
30 June 2016

The pet item could no longer be turned into a bank placeholder.

9 April 2015

"Talk-to" was made the left-click option instead of "Pick-up".

15 January 2015

Pet snakelings were given a graphical update to resemble Zulrah instead of a recoloured sea snake, and was given the ability to metamorphose between three forms.

Gallery (historical)[edit | edit source]

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Pet snakeling v1.png Pet snakeling.png
8 January 2015 -
15 January 2015
15 January 2015 –

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • When stored in a POH Menagerie, the snakeling will periodically change between its three forms when allowed to roam.