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Dog beds

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    brenn boyer commented
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    respawning wolves is an awesome consept

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    This could be a late-game obtainable item.  Similar to how Horse Armor and Saddles can't be crafted neither can the Dog Bed.  You can only find them every once in a while in the chests of The End, or perhaps a new dimension/dungeon.

    What the Dog Bed would give is the ability to attach it to a pet dog of your choice.  If that dog dies, they will re-spawn where the bed is.  If they have no bed then they won't re-spawn.

    If you call it a "Pet Bed" this an include cats as well.  A birdcage could be for your pet birds.  These late game "spawn" items would be great for those wanting to hold on to their pets.

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    Why isn't this a thing already?

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    Dinorauria commented
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    Interesting concept, maybe we could extend this functionality to cats as well? And maybe some special perches for parrots, and some kind of hay bed for horses or llamas...

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    I've heard about this idea in AntVenom's video and I rly like it, but I'd like to add more to this idea, both in its concept, functionality and mechanic.

    My idea is: make a Dog House, something that would be 1x1x1.5 (1 and a half block tall). Imo this would be a much better fitting concept than a "bed".

    How it'd work: you'd take a single dog on a lead and then right click the dog house. This would link that dog to that specific house. This would only work if you don't have anything else on a lead (so if you have 2 dogs it won't work, if you have one dog and another animal it won't work). You guys could choose if the lead would or wouldn't be consumed when doing this, 

    How to identify: once the dog house has been linked to a dog, it'll raise a small flag (maybe something like those classic mailbox flags?) that's the same color as the dog's colar, meanwhile the dog's colar could have some detail added on it to point out that it's already linked to a dog house.

    Dog respawning mechanics: I have a few different ideas to handle how the dog would respawn, since if left unchecked it could become broken pretty easily. Here are the ideas I came up with:

    > The dogs respawns instantly, but they respawn sitting, and they'll only come after you again if you right click then (aka they won't help you even if you are in danger unless u've right clicked them)

    > Upon death, they'll revive after a cooldown time, which could be shorter or longer depending on the game difficulty, but once they're respawned they can teleport back to you regardless of where you are.

    > After dying they reappear inside the dog house, but they'll only leave the dog house once you've feed X pieces of meat to them (breaking the dog house while they're inside it would make the dog be gone forever)

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    brenn boyer commented
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    Rex Game commented
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    Maybe there should be a certain amount of time you dog could respawn (3-5)

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    I like this one because your dog cant die just like you, and I'm tired of trying to save my dog whenever he gets hurt and to feed him.

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    Esme Wright commented
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    I’ve always wanted dog beds to be implemented into the game! Another feature that I feel would be amazing for this is that if a wolf had a baby, the baby could cuddle up in the same bed as it’s parents. :)

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    Pet`s bad is a item 1 block size, which you can place on the ground.

    When you activate it, your pet`s AI will perceive as a player instead of you.

    So pet will start to hang around it within fixed radius as it normally do around player.

     

    Why do we need this?

    Currently adopted pet can act in two scenarios: follow the player, and to seat.

     

    But what if I want it to hag around my base, as normal cat or dog would do?

    I don`t want it to follow me, instead I want to come back from far and exhausting trip and to find my cat walking around my farm.

    I don`t want it to seat and waiting me at one place. I want it to act more like alive creature emotionally tied to human home.

     

    So you just place it in the center of your base and activate it.

     

    It would be great if cat and dog could play with each other, chasing each other, and do all that cute stuff.

    Dog could start barking when player approaches the base (enters certain radius after being absent inside that radius more then a day) and run towards player waiving its tail.

     

    It will bring more atmosphere to Minecraft. Your will appreciate yor comfort shelter even more. That precious felling that someone waiting you at home...

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    i like the idea of dog and animal beds. could have additional functionality like pet commands, like stop them from teleporting etc, even introduce petting. i like the idea of having pets be able to respawn but it would reduce the emotional weight of losing them, it could be a gamerule that players can set

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    Azdecker commented
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    yes it should work with any named and tamed pet

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    There should also be cat beds, horse kennels and bird stands(for parrot)

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    bellogoat commented
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    Also for cats

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    What about cat beds too?

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    SupersuMC commented
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    In hardcore mode, though, the dog dies forever.

    (Yes, it's evil, but it's also consistent.)

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    brenn boyer commented
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    That is a great sugestion

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    me parece una buena idea aunque la opcion de que regenere deberia ser mas complicado para supervivencia tal vez encantando la cama podria ser posible que regenerara por un limite de veces 

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    Laurie Hill commented
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    I would just like to say dogs respawning is a really bad idea seeing as it becomes too much like the humans respawning but I think dog beds and cat beds along with bird cages and horses hay! A really useful late game item! Also I think there should be a put to bed icon appear when you put your dog near it! Currently I’m making do with carpet or actual beds for my dogs on minecraft,🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

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    They should make dog beds in many colors to choose from.

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    Yes, but they are not dogs…

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    Martin Villa commented
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    Like the concept but extend it for cats and don't make them respawn just recover health without having to give them food. It should be just out of wool and wood.

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    wesley hardin commented
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    I hope they consider this.

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    good idea

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    Loris099 commented
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    Nice, have respanawble dogs would be useful!

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    I wouldn't really like this idea. The fact that your dog can die makes you more attached to the dog. I believe I would care less about my dog if I knew he would just respawn after falling in lava or something.

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    OWENAC200 commented
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    Pet beds would probably need a respawn delay, maybe around 5 minutes or so, because dogs can teleport if they're set to follow you. Teleporting paired with instant respawn would be a bit overpowered, because your dog could instantly teleport to you after respawn.

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    Absolutely there should be a bed that respawns your dog! If you lose them in lava deep in a cave you can just meet them back home and not have to mourn lol

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    Dewniel commented
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    I do love this idea, basically, your dog respawns, so you don't grow to attached. We already saw all the "When your dog dies in minecraft" memes to know what happens. I'm not crying, there's just water in my eyes...

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    Pin TheDays commented
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       I hear what you are saying, "hugshealhearts" and I fully agree except for one thing: "and if the dog dies he will re spawn at the bed." I get that minecraft users die and re spawn but its taking away alot of the game of "death" if that makes any sense at all and replacing it with invincibility.

       Now, I would understand it if Mojang added a "staff" or object that is really hard to get, in which revives a animal or person. For example, if something dies, (Villager, dog, cat, parrot, ect), than they would drop a grave with their name tag name or minecraft name, (Villager, dog, cat, parrot, ect), and you can place the grave and revive them with a staff that is single use only.

       Personally, it makes alot more sense but other than that, I think adding minecraft dog and even cat beds (or more objects involving animals), is a great idea and it will give the game a more "realistic vibe" and great building item!