How To Make Leather Horse Armor In Minecraft

Ever wonder how to make armor for your horse to make it tougher and fancier? In this article, we will show you how to craft Leather Horse Armor in Minecraft!

Updated on Nov 20, 2023
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How To Make Leather Horse Armor In Minecraft

Everything you need to make Leather Horse Armor

Leather Horse Armor is the first and weakest tier of Horse armor in Minecraft. It provides three protection points and makes your horse look a lot better! To craft Leather Horse Armor is quite easy, you just need some leather.

  • 7x Leather

How to craft Leather Horse Armor in Minecraft

#1 Collect 7x Leather

Leather is the main drop from many passive mobs like Cows, Mooshrooms, Horses, Donkeys, Mules, and Llamas. They drop 0-2x Leather on death and up to 5x with Looting III enchantment.


Leather can be crafted by using 4x Rabbit Hide in the crafting grid.


You can also find Leather in chests in Bastion Remnants and Villages. They have a medium chance to contain 1-3x Leather.


Piglins in the Nether dimension can trade 2-4x Leather with you for 1x Gold Ingot.


Alternatively, you can go fishing for 1x Leather with a 0.4-1% chance each cast.

#2 Finish off crafting a Leather Horse Armor

When you have 7x Leather, right-click a Crafting Table and put them in the H shape to craft 1x Leather Horse Armor.


You can also trade 1x Leather Horse Armor with the Leatherworker Village for 6x Emerald. They have to be at least at the Expert level to have this trade.

What is the give command to get a Leather Horse Armor?

The command to give yourself a Leather Horse Armor is: /give @p leather_horse_armor 1

Congratulation on your Leather Horse Armor!

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