"Search and Rescue!"

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"Search and Rescue!"

Ranger icon small.png Ranger (skill list)
Training cost
4 Hero points
Game link
48 Recharge time  
"Search and Rescue!"

Command. Your pet teleports a downed ally within range of you and begins reviving them. Grant regeneration to nearby allies.

Regeneration.png Regen (8s): 1,040 Heal
Number of targets.png Number of Allied Targets: 5
Radius.png Radius: 600

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Wilderness Survival Wilderness Survival

Nature Magic Nature Magic

Beastmastery Beastmastery


  • Instantly commands your pet to teleport to a nearby fallen ally, then teleport itself and the downed ally back to your location, and then begin reviving them and grant regeneration to allies. Since it teleports the ally to you, it is very useful to pull them out of danger, including Finishers.
    • If there is no valid path to target, the pet will still teleport to a downed ally, but they will only teleport back to the nearest, possible route to the ranger, then start reviving.
  • If the pet is downed, it will still teleport a downed ally to the player, but it won't revive the player.
  • Defeated allies are unaffected unless the skill was activated while the defeated ally was downed. This includes NPCs.
    • This means that the pet is capable of reviving a dead ally, but only if the ally died while they were downed and the pet was already trying to revive them.
  • Similar to Lick Wounds, if the pet is interrupted, it will continue reviving after the interrupt. The pet will only stop reviving if the target revives, or if the pet dies, of if the ranger issues a new command to the pet.
  • If there are no nearby fallen allies around you, for the next 15 seconds, the first time you go in range of a fallen ally the pet will move to them and teleport them back to your location [verification requested]. Swapping pet will cancel this effect.
Soulbeast icon small.png Soulbeast interactions
  • When merged as a Soulbeast, the downed ally will be teleported to the Soulbeast, and the Soulbeast will start reviving them.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 27, 2023
  • Reduced cooldown from 60 seconds to 48 seconds.
May 28, 2019
  • Ranger Shout skills have been reclassified as command skills.
November 07, 2017
  • Fixed a bug that prevented this skill from pulling an ally to you and reviving them while in Beastmode.
October 18, 2016
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the ability's voiceover from playing.
September 22, 2016
  • Fixed a bug by which this skill was shadowstepping players to incorrect locations.
April 19, 2016
  • The radius of this shout has been normalized and now affects a radius of 600, down from 1200.
  • The recharge time of this skill has been increased from 45 seconds to 60 seconds.
January 28, 2016
  • Fixed an issue that could prevent some players from gaining access to this skill.
January 26, 2016
  • This skill has been reworked.
    • It now commands your pet to teleport a nearby fallen ally to your location and then begin reviving them while granting regeneration to allies.
    • (It used to command the pet to rush to a downed ally and revive them on their current location.)
April 15, 2014
  • Added a range skill fact.
April 30, 2013
  • Increased cooldown from 85 seconds to 180 seconds in PvP.
  • No longer revives defeated allies.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • "Search and Rescue!" has been added to the game.


  • This skill's Icon resembles a Raven breathing life into someone.

See also[edit]