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For the DLC mob in Minecraft Dungeons, see MCD:Wooly Cow.
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Wooly Cow
Wooly Cow.png
Sheared Wooly Cow.png
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Hitbox size

Height: 1.4 blocks
Width: 0.9 blocks

Brrrrr! It's cold in the Tundra biome, but the wooly cow has a beautifully shaggy coat that keeps it all warm and snug. The wooly cow's coat can be sheared for gorgeous brown wool that can be used to craft.

Player Journal description

The wooly cow was a wooly variant of the cow found only in Minecraft Earth, being based off of Highland Cattle.


Wooly cows were wooly variants of normal cows. They possessed a thick brown coat which drooped from its body and face, covering its other eye. They had slightly brown skin, seperated brown hooves, white horns, and a pink muzzle. Their overall appearance made them resemble Highland Cattle, which have similar traits.


Wooly cows were an uncommon mob drop and had a 4.1% chance to be obtained from cow tappables.


Main article: Cow § Behavior

Similar to normal cows, wooly cows wandered around, mooing and breathing occasionally. They avoided water, lava and walking off cliffs high enough to cause fall damage. They fled for a few seconds when harmed.


When killed, an adult wooly cow dropped:

When sheared, a wooly cow dropped 1–2 Brown Wool.


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NameResource locationNumeric ID
Wooly Cow?5005


Minecraft Earth
0.12.0Wooly Cow.png Added wooly cows.