|This article's title is derived from Japanese|
|... because it was never localized to English in official sources.|
Kitsuu is a small green woodpecker with red spiky feathers on his head as well as purple legs who appears as a minor character in the Kirby: Right Back at Ya! anime. He lives in the Eastern Forest alongside several other Animal Friends, like Nruff, Nelly, Pon & Con, Rick, and Coo. He defends Acore from King Dedede and Escargoon when they try to cut him down in the episode, War of the Woods.
- Kitsuu is Japanese for woodpecker.