I haven’t seen discussion about pets with archer perks. It’s not like human thralls that you can just switch to bows. You can’t give a bow to a pet, and expect them to use it!
We’re talking about the Deadeye perk and the Warden perk. They nerf the strength for gain in other stats. There has been some discussion already:
Is there any advantage for pets with archers perks? I haven’t found it.
I described the scenario with pets here in the bug forum:
I’m suggesting we do away with archer perks on pets. Funcom wants to see more community support to rid of the nerf.