In Minecraft, my friend built a horse spawning system to get many horses of one color. When he was done, there were a lot of excess horses which are now roaming my land. The horses are causing frame rate issues, lowering my FPS.

The horses are spread out across the land. Is there a way that I can get rid of all the horses, without killing the horses I have in my stable?

In case anyone needs visuals on what the land looks like:


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    Is it too much work to just run around a bit with a sword? How many horses are we talking, exactly? – Jasarien Aug 13 '13 at 18:47
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    If you just wanna have some fun......TNT and maybe Dyn-o-mite. – Young Guilo Aug 13 '13 at 18:53
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    @Jasarien Hundreds. – Samuel Koch Aug 13 '13 at 19:02
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    Can you add a picture? – Baked Potato Aug 13 '13 at 19:07
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    Build a stone dome encasing your stable, cover the island with lava! Profit! – Sconibulus Aug 13 '13 at 19:40

What you can do is get the mod "Single Player Commands", in this mod, you can use a command called /butcher which you can use to kill mobs within a specified radius. I would say use a small radius and kill the surrounding horses that are further away from the stable. After that you can manually kill the rest. Also, the good thing about this mod is that you can back up your minecraft.jar and worlds so that you can then easily just uninstall the mod after you are done. If the above doesn't work then try fire...

Happy killing!

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    I always feel bad killing non-aggressive mobs. They're just all so cute and friendly...but I need feathers and chicken breast, dammit! – MikeTheLiar Aug 13 '13 at 19:58
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    @mikeTheLiar I find that the fun part of killing innocent animals.... Am I corrupt? – Baked Potato Aug 13 '13 at 20:01
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    @BakedPotato No, you're the only one that's normal. – avestar101 Aug 13 '13 at 20:04
  • This is a LAN world, SPC only works in Single Player. – Samuel Koch Aug 13 '13 at 20:39
  • @SamuelKoch LAN worlds work off of a single player world, find the CPU that is hosting the world, install it onto that CPU, kill, uninstall.Make sure that the user with the mod doesn't go on LAN otherwise it won't work. Also, from my experiences, some mods can work on LAN, just as long as everyone has it, otherwise it will be very glitchy – Baked Potato Aug 13 '13 at 20:57

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