Flamehound(フレイムドッグ, Fureimu Doggu?, lit. Flame Dog), also known as FlameDog, Flame Beast, and Fiery Hound, is a recurring enemy in the series, debuting in Final Fantasy IV. They are beasts made of fire, attacking with their signature ability Scorch or Flame, and are always vulnerable to Ice-elemental attacks.
Flamehound is an enemy fought at Tower of Zot as a Monster-in-a-box, then later in random encounters at Tower of Babil and on the overworld near Agart. It is a powerful foe, attacking with the powerful Scorch ability on the entire party frequently.