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Snapping Turtle

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Snapping turtles are water-dwelling reptiles known for their propensity to bite anyone they deem threatening. Adult snapping turtles are usually about 1-1/2 feet in diameter. A spellcaster who can acquire a familiar can choose a snapping turtle as a familiar. A snapping turtle familiar grants its master a +2 bonus on all Fortitude saves.

Giant Snapping Turtle Companions

Starting Statistics: Size Medium; Speed 20 ft., swim 20 ft.; AC +10 natural; Attack bite (1d6); Ability Scores Str 8, Dex 10, Con 9, Int 1, Wis 13, Cha 6; Special Qualities Low-Light Vision, Hold Breath, scent.

7th-Level Advancement: Size Large; AC +2 natural; Attack bite (1d8), Ability Scores Str +8, Dex –2, Con +4; Special Attack grab.

Special Abilities

Shell (Ex) As a Move Action, a snapping turtle can pull its extremities and head into its shell. It cannot move or attack as long as it remains in this state, but its armor bonus from natural armor increases by +4 as long as it does.

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Giant Snapping Turtle

Attributes

AC
12, Touch 11, Flat-footed 12 (1 Dex, +1 Natural, +2 Size)
Alignment
N
Base Atk
+0
CMB
3
CMD
4 (8 Vs. Trip)
CR
1/3
Cha
6
Con
13
Creature Type
Animal
Dex
8
Environment
Temperate Or Warm Water Or Shore
Feats
Weapon Finesse
Fort
+3
HP
5 (1d8+1)
Init
N Tiny Animal 1
Int
1
Melee
Bite +1 (1d33)
Organization
Solitary Or Band (25)
Reach
0 Ft.
Ref
+1
SQ
Hold Breath , Shell
Senses
Low-light Vision, Scent ; Perception +5
Size
Tiny
Skills
Perception +5, Swim +5
Space
2-1/2 Ft.
Speed
10 Ft., Swim 20 Ft.
Str
4
Treasure
None
Will
+1
Wis
13
XP
135
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