Beast Mastery Hunter Frequently Asked Questions — Battle for Azeroth (BfA) 8.3

Last updated on Jan 13, 2020 at 13:30 by Azortharion 238 comments
General Information

On this page, we go over several of the most frequently asked questions regarding Beast Mastery Hunter in World of Warcraft — Battle for Azeroth Battle for Azeroth (BfA) 8.3. This will be updated as more common repeated questions surface over the course of the expansion.


Is There A Haste Cap for Beast Mastery Hunters?

No, there is no Haste cap for Beast Mastery Hunter that you should reach.

You can learn more about the stat priority on our dedicated stats page.


Which Race is Best for Beast Mastery Hunter?

The truthful answer is that if you have to ask, it does not matter. The difference between the best and the worst races is 1-2% at most. If you want to maximize this side of your character, we recommend simming it on Raidbots.

You can see a ranked list of all the Racials on our Simulations page.


What is the Best Pet for Beast Mastery Hunter?

All pets do the same damage, but we recommend using a Spirit Beast for almost all situations. It is Tenacity so it gives you extra health and a defensive, and it has Spirit Mend which is a very powerful heal on a 30-second cooldown. All Spirit Beasts are equal, so you can pick the one you like the look of!



  • 13 Jan. 2020: This page has been reviewed for the release of Patch 8.3 and no changes are necessary.
  • 24 Jun. 2019: This page has been reviewed for the release of Patch 8.2 and no changes are necessary.
  • 14 Apr. 2019: This page has been reviewed for Crucible of Storms and no changes are necessary.
  • 17 Dec. 2018: Added several new questions and answers.
  • 10 Dec. 2018: Removed note about Bestial Wrath/Aspect of the Wild delay as it is no longer relevant and tips on this front are incorporated into the Rotation section.
  • 12 Aug. 2018: Updated for Battle for Azeroth launch.
  • 01 Aug. 2018: Added a few more frequently asked questions.
  • 31 Jul. 2018: Added two additional frequently asked questions.
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