Complete Fallout 4 Companion Guide
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: As your trusty canine companion, Dogmeat is capable of following special commands, like fetching items, investigating an area, or biting enemies. In combat, he acts as a decoy, easily attracting the attention of enemies.
: Attack Dog -- Dogmeat can bite and hold on to enemies, potentially causing them status ailments, such as bleeding or crippling a limb.
- Perk Requirements: As a standard perk on the S.P.E.C.I.A.L. perk chart, you need CHAR 4 in order to unlock its first rank. Subsequent ranks unlock at levels 9 and 25.
: Given Dogmeat's unconditional love for you as his owner, there are no specific decision qualities that increase his affinity.