Binds when used
Use: Teaches you how to summon this companion.
Flutters about and spins around.
Wing flutter (constant); vocalizations (on-click)
Prior to The Shattering, this whelpling dropped from the Red Whelp, Flamesnorting Whelp, and Crimson Whelp. These creatures have since been removed.
As of Patch 4.0.3, the Tiny Crimson Whelpling is now a zone drop from the Wetlands.
Early on in my collecting career, I farmed for this pet for three days straight. Upon summoning it for the first time, I immediately noticed a problem: whelps fly right in my gnomish field of vision! But I wasn't about to farm for it again. So eventually my troll hunter got her own crimson whelp at auction — it only cost 120 gold... and my peace of mind!