Originally Posted by Fat jagged_angel
Zapdos with HP Flying is not a bad switch in either but this, Togekiss and other Flying counters need to beware of Ice Punch and therefore cant switch in safely til they know the set.
It's true that there is a chance of running into Ice Punch Revvy, but the chances of Ice Punch on it are VERY slim. Even if it does use it, it doesn't usually do threatening damage. Usually about 50%, if I recall correctly.