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For the mob type in Minecraft Dungeons, see MCD:Animal.
For the mob type in Minecraft Earth, see MCE:Animal.

Some of the many animals from Minecraft.

The term Animal refers to a category of mobs and blocks that are mainly based on real life animals and mythical animals.

List of Animals[]


These mobs can be directly bred. Majority of them are required for the Two by Two advancement with the Trader Llama only present in the The Parrots and the Bats advancement.‌[Java Edition only]


These animals can be tamed by different ways. The Best Friends Forever advancements applies to them.‌[Java Edition only]


It's considered an arthropod by the Bane of Arthropods enchantment.

Coral blocks[]

These blocks and their variations such as coral blocks and coral fans are in-game classified as corals.


These mobs and blocks don't have a in-game category but were simply based on real life animals or mythical animals such as dragons.



  • Hoglins are the only naturally spawned hostile mob that can be bred.


  1. a b c d e f Despite being technically an animal, this mob is classified as a monster in Minecraft.