Scuttelosaurus is a primitive relative of the Ankylosaur and was more that capable of fending of predators.
Originally Posted by Darknecromancer of the Wizards Community forums.
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A lizard, not 4 feet in length scurries from the bush in a desperate attempt to find more shade. As it passes by you, you notice that its hide is covered in thick knobs that could probably turn your weapons aside with ease. It seems to have some faith that you cannot hurt it, for it only glances at you once before turning its back.
|Hit Dice||4d8+8 (26 hp)|
|Speed||30 ft. (6 squares)|
|Armor Class||17 (+1 size, +6 natural), touch 11, flat-footed 17|
|Attack||Slam +6 melee (1d6 +1)|
|Full Attack||Slam +6 melee (1d6 +1)|
|Space/Reach||5 ft./0 ft.|
|Special Qualities||Low-Light Vision, Scent|
|Saves||Fort +6, Ref +4, Will +3|
|Abilities||Strength 12, Dexterity 10, Constitution 15, Intelligence 2, Wisdom 15, Charisma 10|
|Skills||Hide +4, Listen +5, Spot +6|
|Feats||Weapon Focus (Slam)|
|Organization||Solitary, Pair, or Family (2-5)|
|Advancement||5-8 HD (Small); 9-12 HD (Medium)|
While a Scuttelosaurus is more likely to turn and flee, it can ram its body against its opponent to cause sever internal damage aided by its protective, hard bumps.