In Minecraft, dogs are one of mobs. They are actually tamed wolves which get a collar and change looks. Talking about dogs, you are able to use them to secure your house. If you want to secure your house, you are able to have a guard dog. But, how to make a working guard dog in Minecraft?
If you access Youtube, you are able to find some videos about making a working guard dog in Minecraft. One of the videos is a video of Magma entitled Minecraft: How to Make A Working Guard Dog. In the video, you are able to see that the first thing that you have to do to make a guard dog is that you have to build a little dog house. Since you need a house, you are able to make it as well so that you have something to secure.
When you make a house, it is important for you to put the door correctly. Then, you have to make sure that you have walls so that people will not be able to walk in with a closed door. After that, add a roof as well to protect your house. If you add some grass and plants, you are able to make your house look natural.
Because you want to have a working guard dog, you will need a dog for sure. The important thing here is that you are the only player who is able to control the dog. When you are out and about, you are able to make the dog sit in its house. If the dog is inside its house, there is no way to push it out. You also have to know that other players are not able to get in without destroying blocks. But, you also need to know that your dog has no problem letting you in. You are able to match the color of the collar and the carpet if you want.
If you want to know how to make a working guard dog in Minecraft in the form of video tutorials, you are able to watch these videos:
- A video of Magma entitled Minecraft: How to Make A Working Guard Dog which was uploaded on April 28th, 2017.
- A video of Samira Achilova Minecraft entitled How to Make A Guard Dog in The Minecraft which was uploaded on June 6th, 2018.
- A video of Antraiz entitled Minecraft: How to Make A Working Guard Dog which was uploaded on August 21st, 2017.
If we talk about dogs, in CurseForge, you are able to find Guard Dogs Bukkit Plugin. This plugin allows you to be able to create guard dogs from tamed dogs. They are able to attack other players and hostile mobs. The features of this plugin are listed below.
- You can easily create guard dogs from tamed dogs.
- The guard dogs will attack other players and hostile mobs in a radius of 15 blocks except Creepers, as Minecraft dogs will never attack them to matter what.
- You are able to have certain guard dogs ignore certain players.