Patch 5.2 will have 23 new Battle Pets added in World of Warcraft. According to MMO-Champion Pierre and the Pygmy Direhorn are now slated for Patch 5.3.

Zandalari Anklerender, Zandalari Toenibbler, Zandalari Kneebiter, and Zandalari Footslasher are drops from Zandalari Dinomancers on the Isle of Giants.

When you complete the Beasts of Fable you will get the Red Panda, there is a change of getting the Mountain Panda, Snowy Panda, and Sunfur Panda in the Fabled Pandaren Pet Supplies bag when you complete the daily quest.

Tiny White Carp (Kun-Lai Summit and the coastal regions of Pandaria), Tiny Red Carp (Townlong Steppes and Dread Wastes), Tiny Green Carp (The Jade Forest, Valley of the Four Winds, and Krasarang Wilds), and Tiny Blue Carp (Vale of Eternal Blossoms)

You are able to find the Thundertail Flapper, Swamp Croaker, Electrified Razortooth, and Elder Python in the Isle of Thunder.

Son of Animus, Living Sandling, and Ji-Kun Hatchling are Raid Battle Pets that come from the new Throne of Thunder raid.

You get the Spectral Porcupette for turning in 1000 Giant Dinosaur Bones. Start killing dinosaurs now~!

Spawn of G’nathus drops from G’nathus in Townlong Steppes.

The rare spawn Haywire Sunreaver Construct will drop the Sunreaver Micro-Sentry. This is a great Bloodelf Pets to have.

And finally, the Gusting Grimoire is the new WOW TCG Battle Pet. You can buy it on the AH with gold, or on the WoW TCG Loot website with Paypal (Click on my ad on the side).

The following are the final Pet Battle patch notes.

Pet Battles

  • Many new Battle Pets and Battle Pet abilities have been added.
  • Players may now participate in pet battle duels while in the Throne of Thunder instance.
  • Master Trainers in Northrend, Cataclysm, and Courageous Yon will no longer field pets with higher than intended stats.
  • Brilliant Kaliri, Jade Tentacle, Tirisfal Batling, Firefly, Jade Crane Chick, Gilnean Raven, and Shore Crawler are no longer available in multiple breeds.
  • Reflection has been replaced with Deflection, an ability that always attempts to go first and causes the pet to avoid all attacks for that round.
  • Anubisath Idol: Sandstorm and Deflection have swapped ability positions.
  • Thunderbolt has been redesigned. It is now a powerful team-damage spell.
  • Mr. Bigglesworth’s Prowl has been replaced with a new ability, Ice Barrier, which blocks two attacks.
  • Fluxfire Feline’s Wind-Up has been replaced with a new ability, Flux, which deals damage to the enemy team.
  • The Tuskarr Kite has a new set of abilities that’s more appropriate for a Tuskarr Kite.
  • Pets that had been affected by a crowd-control ability will now be granted Resilience, making them immune to crowd control for a short while.
  • Volcano’s damage has been reduced by 15%.
  • Ice Tomb, Elementium Bolt, and Stun Seed’s damage has been reduced by 25%.
  • Geyser’s damage has been reduced by 12.5%.
  • Conflagrate’s base damage has been increased by 20% and its bonus damage has been reduced by 60%.
  • Siphon Life now heals for a flat amount instead of a percentage of the damage that had been dealt.
  • Arcane Explosion’s damage to back-line pets has been increased by 20%.
  • Supercharge now provides a 125% damage bonus, down from 150%, and lasts for 1 round (no cooldown change).
  • Frost Shock now properly chills targets for 2 rounds (was 4 rounds).
  • Deep Freeze now has a cooldown of 4 rounds (was 3 rounds).
  • Ghostly Bite’s damage has been reduced by 20%.
  • Ghostly Skull: Ghostly Bite and Siphon Life have swapped ability positions.
  • Call Darkness now lasts for 5 rounds (was 9 rounds).
  • Blocking abilities that last for 2 turns like Decoy, now have a cooldown of 8 rounds.
  • Feign Death now has a cooldown of 8 rounds (was 5 rounds).
  • Prowl now lasts for 2 rounds.
  • Crystal Overload now lasts for 2 rounds.
  • Focus Chi now lasts for 1 round.
  • Sprite Darter Hatchling and Nether Faerie Dragon: Evanescence and Arcane Blast have swapped ability positions.
  • Nether Roach is now a real roach and can now survive the apocalypse.
  • Battle Pet Bandages now stack to 25 and are Bind to Account.
  • Battle-Stones now have a chance to be awarded from PvP Pet Battles.
  • Pets whose color schemes change each time they are summoned have returned. Older pets with this behavior now have it back, as well as some newcomers.
  • Taming the World now lists its reward correctly in the Achievements pane.
  • Level capped players will now have a chance to earn Lesser Charms of Good Fortune after winning a pet battle versus a pet within 5 levels of the highest level pet on their team. Higher-level pets will offer a better chance to earn a charm.
  • Winning a pet battle versus a team within 5 levels of the player’s highest-level pet will now award player experience.
  • Fleeing a pet battle will no longer despawn the pet that was being battled, but doing so will now inflict some damage on the fleeing pet battle team.
  • Disconnecting from a pet battle will once again respawn the pets you were fighting.
  • Any wild pet that has been killed in a pet battle will now never respawn.
  • A number of new pets can be found on the Isle of Lightning, including rare spawn drops, wild pets, and raid boss drops.
  • Elite Battle Pets have been added to the game world. These rare pets will spawn alone against an entire team. The Beasts of Fable taming quest will now become available from Gentle San or Sara Finkleswitch once Aki the Chosen has been defeated. Defeating all of the fabled beasts will award the new Red Panda pet, while completing the associated daily quest has a chance to award the rare brown, white, and orange variants.