A Pet is any creature that a player can summon or tame.
- Combat Pets - are companions that a player can partially control to aid them in battle. The classes most associated with combat pets are beastmaster archer and dragoon.
- Summons - are creatures that can be summoned,and can be directly controlled. Summoner can all get guardian pets.
- Companions - (also called non-combat pets, vanity pets, small pets or follow pets) are lesser creatures that only provide aesthetic appeal and do not affect combat. However, companion pets can be used in the Pet Battle System
Combat pets have their own abilities. Once a pet is summoned, its action bar replaces the player's action bar. All combat pets share five commands; they are Attack,Follow,Stay,Assist,Defensive . Each pet can have a maximum of twenty unique abilities. These abilities are either learn automatically or for beastmater archer and dragoon pets, acquired through pet ability points .
- Main Article:Feed Pet
Pets eat up to six different types of food: meat, bread, fish, fruit, fungus, and cheese. Some pets, like wolves, will only eat meat, but bears and boars can eat any of the six food types. It is easiest to feed pets that eat meat, bread, and fish because enemies often drop meat, fish can be caught, and bread can be cooked by a Culinarian