An, , or is required to be equipped to ride and use these abilities:
- Thrust 6 yd range — A melee attack that inflicts 15000 damage. (1.5 sec cooldown)
- Shield-Breaker 5-25 yd range — A ranged attack that inflicts 10000 damage and removes one layer of Defend from the opponent. (1.5 sec cooldown)
- Charge 5-25 yd range — A charging attack that inflicts 45000 damage and removes 1 layer of Defend from the opponent. (4.5 sec cooldown)
- Defend — Reduces damage taken by 30%. Strikes by Shield-Breaker or Charge remove 1 layer of Defend! Up to 3 layers of Defend may be stacked. (3 sec cooldown)
- Refresh Mount — Heals your mount. Can only be used out of combat. (1 min cooldown)
- Patch 3.1.0 (2009-04-14): Added.