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No (except leather horse armor)
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- Iron horse armor can be found in 2.5% of stronghold altar chests, 19.0% of nether fortress chests, 5.7% of village blacksmith chests, 21.8% of dungeon chests, 18.0% of desert temple chests, 5.3% of jungle temple chests, and 4.6% of End city chests, all in groups of 1.
- Golden horse armor can be found in 2.5% of stronghold altar chests, 29.1% of nether fortress chests, 5.7% of village blacksmith chests, 14.9% of dungeon chests, 12.3% of desert temple chests, 5.3% of jungle temple chests, and 4.6% of End city chests, all in groups of 1.
- Diamond horse armor can be found in 2.5% of stronghold altar chests, 11.8% of nether fortress chests, 5.7% of village blacksmith chests, 7.7% of dungeon chests, 6.3% of desert temple chests, 5.3% of jungle temple chests, and 4.6% of End city chests, all in groups of 1.
|Leather Horse Armor||Leather||[Bedrock and Legacy Console editions only]|
Horse armor can be equipped to horses either by manually placing it in its respective slot (
), or by right clicking the horse with it.
There is a gradual increase in the defense given from a horse wearing the different types of armor:
|Leather[Bedrock and Legacy Console editions only]||3 ()|
|Iron Nugget or
|Iron Horse Armor or
Golden Horse Armor +
|Item||ID Name (PC)||ID Name (PE)||Numerical ID|
|Leather Horse Armor||unavailable||
||416[Bedrock Edition only]|
|Iron Horse Armor||
|Golden Horse Armor||
|Diamond Horse Armor||
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Added horse armor. It could be crafted using the following recipe.
|13w18a||Removed crafting recipe for horse armor.|
|Can now be found in chests in jungle & desert temples, dungeons, nether fortresses, stronghold altar rooms and village blacksmith buildings.|
|Iron horse armor can additionally be found in mineshaft chests.|
|13w21a||No longer stackable, to be consistent with other types of armor.|
|1.9||15w31a||Added to end city chests.|
|15w43a||Slightly decreased average yield in nether fortress chests.|
|15w44a||Increased average yield in desert temple chests.|
|Slightly decreased average yield of iron horse armor from dungeon chests, and removed from mineshaft chests.|
|1.11.1||16w50a||Golden and iron horse armor now smelt down into one of their respective nuggets.|
|Upcoming Java Edition|
|1.13||18w22a||Changed the texture of iron horse armor when equipped.|
|Pocket Edition Alpha|
Added horse armor and version exclusive dyeable leather horse armor.
|1.1||build 1||Iron and golden horse armor are now smeltable.|
|Legacy Console Edition|
Added horse armor.
|TU53||CU43||1.49||Patch 23||Patch s3||Iron and golden horse armor are now smeltable.|
|TU60||CU51||1.64||Patch 30||Patch s11||
Added leather horse armor.