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Have a problem with Pets not moving to attack.

Discussion in 'UO Tamer' started by Stupid Miner, Aug 30, 2009.

  1. Stupid Miner

    Stupid Miner Guest

    Tell them to attack and they just sit there until the enemy gets to them. Then they don't follow when I tell them to. The thing is, they're not being disobeying orders. They're not losing happiness.
  2. Nenime

    Nenime Guest

    This is commonly the 'line-of-sight' problem. It happens when the terrain is hilly (like in Destard). I don't know if it ever was an issue in the Classic Client but in KR it was an constant annoyance.

    Thinking of it, I realize it did not occur since I use the Enhanced Client.

    *edit: Wait, they don't follow you either? Maybe you whisper?
  3. Wenchkin

    Wenchkin Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran Alumni

    May 16, 2008
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    Sounds like a long standing bug where pets seem frozen to the spot and try to follow commands but won't actually move. If you feed the pet that should free it up to move again.

  4. Tina Small

    Tina Small Stratics Legend
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    May 12, 2008
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    Feeding a pet that's acting squirrely but that says it is wonderfully happy usually gets rid of the odd behavior.
  5. Wetherlocke

    Wetherlocke Adventurer
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    Jun 29, 2008
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    Jeez, I've been annoyed by this for so long and never thought to try feeding them. I've always just logged out and back in. I'm glad there's a much simpler method.
  6. MadTexan

    MadTexan Slightly Crazed
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    Mar 17, 2003
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    You will probably find that this occurs from time to time when a summon ball is used, and yes feeding is the cure for this ailment