Beast Shape I

transmutation (polymorph)

Level: sorcerer/wizard 3
Casting Time: 1 standard action
Components: V, S, M (a piece of the creature whose form you plan to assume)
Range: personal
Target: you
Duration: 1 min/level (D)

When you cast this spell, you can assume the form of any Small or Medium creature of the animal type. If the form you assume has any of the following abilities, you gain the listed ability: climb 30 feet, fly 30 feet (average maneuverability), swim 30 feet, darkvision 60 feet, lowlight vision, and scent.

Small animal: If the form you take is that of a Small animal, you gain a +2 enhancement bonus to your Dexterity and a +1 natural armor bonus.

Medium animal: If the form you take is that of a Medium animal, you gain a +2 enhancement bonus to your Strength and a +2 natural armor bonus.