This article is about the druid ability. For the hunter pet ability, see [Dash]. For other uses, see Dash.
Ability druid dash.png
  • Dash
  • Level 6 druid ability
  • 2 min cooldown
  • Instant
  • Shift into Cat Form and increase your movement speed by 60% while in Cat Form for 10 sec.
Usable by
Class Druid
School Physical
Cooldown 2 minutes
Other information
Level learned 6
Related buff
Ability druid dash.png
  • Dash
  • Increased movement speed by 60% while in Cat Form.
  • Duration: 10 seconds

Dash is a level 6 druid ability that increases movement speed for a short time while in [Cat Form].


Tips and tactics

  • A good way to catch the fleeing enemy, or escape while inside where [Travel Form] doesn't work.

Patch changes

  • Legion Patch 7.1.0 (2016-10-25): Now learned at level 8 (was 24).
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): No longer removes all roots and snares.
  • Legion Hotfix (2016-07-22): Prowl and Dash can now be activated while the Druid is in Cat Form or Bear Form.
  • Warlords of Draenor Hotfix (2014-10-21): Dash should now correctly remove root effects when used.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.5 (2012-09-11): The 25% speed increase granted by Cat Form should no longer stack with the speed increase of Dash.
  • Mists of Pandaria Hotfix (2012-09-14): Druids under the effect of Dash no longer gain the [Stampeding Roar] buff from other Druids.
  • Mists of Pandaria Hotfix (2012-09-12): Dash again provides the intended speed bonus when reactivated after shifting out of and back into Cat Form.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Now also removes all roots and snares, and using this ability will activate Cat Form if not used in it.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Reduced to 1 rank. Movement increase increased to 70%.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.2.0 (2009-08-04): Druids who have not learned Track Humanoids will now retain the benefit of Dash while shifting out of and back into Cat Form.
  • Test-inline.png Patch 0.11 (2004-09-29): Can now be used while prowling.

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