No reason a blue pet should melee harder than a melee class with a MP 2hander, but they do.
Sheelbah 50 hunter, Homies 50 support SM, Guzzolene 50 pve Warrior
Back on team Green
I play in a group though so also get some heals etc.
People still avoid me and leave me until last as it just takes way too long to kill me, if that's true in a group I don't see how it's any less true for solo