- For the critter, see Buzzard (critter).
Buzzards are scavengers along savannahs and other arid environments. Buzzards flap toward their prey and strike with their beaks.
- Bonestripper Buzzards are found in Hellfire Peninsula.
- Mesa Buzzards are found in the Arathi Highlands, also appearing in the elder and young variations.
- Giant Buzzards are found in the Badlands, and due to living in a desert, can often be found parched or starving.
- Twilight Buzzards can be found in Mount Hyjal.
- Buzzard critters can be found throughout Tanaris.
- Fledgling Buzzard critters can be found in north-western Redridge Mountains.
- Catal and Favored of Isiset are rare two-headed mobs found in Burning Steppes.
- Ripwing is a rare mob found in Arathi Highlands.
- Zaricotl is a rare mob found in the Badlands.
As a companion pet
- has a chance to drop from .
- Fledgling Buzzard can be caught in Redridge Mountains.
- has a chance to drop from Plaguefeather in Arathi Highlands when a faction has control over Stromgarde Keep.
As a Hunter's Pet
- Main article: Carrion bird
Buzzards are part of the Carrion bird family.
- Useful to hold threat on multiple targets with their special skill, . Not often seen as a hunter pet despite their desirable traits, possibly because their large wings can interfere with targeting.