Do you believe your personality is influenced by the zodiac sign you were born with? If you do, the same principals can be applied to our pets. Finding out the why of your pet's personality might seem complicated but it may be as simple as looking to the zodiac signs.
Zodiac signs and traits might give you some insights into your dog's behaviours and personality. Are you curious how the zodiac affect his personality? Let's take a look at the brief breakdown of each sign below and discover the inner soul of your dog!
Aries Dog (March 21 - April 19)Ruled by passion and drive, Aries is the fire sign which makes your Aries pooch confident and strong. Extremely smart and playful, the courageous Aries furbaby love to play and run - be sure you have time to play with him to keep him occupied and out of trouble. He is cheerful to be around. Note that the Aries dog will live by the motto "Me First" - he has a selfish side and will tend to push his way to be first.
Taurus Dog (April 20 - May 20)The strong and silent Taurus dog is inherently shy and needs to feel safe. Taurus is an earth sign and creates a lot of will power. So a Taurus dog is very head strong and stubborn too. Don't expect him to have a smooth transition as he is not a fan of change. Unlike Aries dogs, there's a lazy soul inside your Taurus dog. He would much rather sleep than run around. And he loves to be shown affection only when he is in the mood.
Gemini Dog (May 21 - June 20)Gemini is the sign that rules communication and the symbol is the twins. The split-personality dog is shy but personable, loud yet quiet, aggressive but sometimes shy. Ruled by the planet of intelligent, he is a quick learner. He is a social butterfly - loves to meet new people and dogs and makes friends pretty quickly. Extremely active, he can be prone to boredom and will not hide it. He loves to exercise - you can teach him tricks and activities that involve him to use his paws and motor skills.
Cancer Dog (June 21 - July 22)Ruled by the Moon, your Cancer dog is emotional, sensitive and nurturing. Loving and sweet-natured, he loves his families so much. And separation anxiety could be a challenge for this sweet furbaby. Note that a Cancer dog is not a big fan of change too - moving or new home situations can be very stressful for him! He loves to nurture other animals and this makes him a good companion for both humans and other animals.
Leo Dog (July 23 - August 22)Leo is a fire sign with energy to burn. Your Leo dog is definitely a loyal companion who loves outdoor activities! Warm, friendly and playful, the Leo dog loves to be the centre of attention and will rebel when he is feeling left out. Praise is greatly appreciated by him too - he loves to be adorned! He loves affection and will always welcome every guest into your home with open paws.
Virgo Dog (August 23 - September 22)The calmest dog is the perfectionist! Ruled by duty, intellect and home, the Virgo dog is a champion of stressful conditions - this makes him an excellent guard dog, service dog and protector of older children and adults. He loves a routine and don’t do well with change. Note that your Virgo dog does not like to get his paws dirty. So it's important to keep him bathed and primped.
Libra Dog (September 23 - October 22)Libra is the lover of the zodiac and the symbol is the balancing scales. Due to his symbol, your Libra thrives on equality and beauty. Quiet and peaceful, he is an easy-going doggo and enjoys making new friends. However, he is difficult to train due to his inability to pay attention for long periods of time. He is also has irregular eating habits and tend to eat only when he wants to.
Scorpio Dog (October 23 - November 21)Ruled by Pluto, your Scorpio dog can be extremely emotional. He usually gets what he wants and is very influential over other dogs and humans. He is curious, passionate and fearless. He is very loyal and can form very deep and lasting friendships with his owner. However, if you leave him alone longer than normal or show too much affection to another pet, he might show a little revenge by chewing up your shoe or peeing on your bed.
Sagittarius Dog (November 22 - December 21)The Sagittarius dog is extremely loyal to his owner - he loves to get physical affection and makes you feel he is your one true love. However, he can be prone to separation anxiety. Sagittarius is a fire sign that loves a challenge - so your Sagittarius dog is social, playful and energetic. He also enjoys adventures, road trips and even hunting trips - he is definitely a pawfect adventure partner!
Capricorn Dog (December 22 - January 19)Ruled by Saturn, the Capricorn dog is a quick learner to normal training like where to potty and other tricks. Saturn is an earth sign and one of the most grounded signs of the Zodiac. This makes him clean, refined and intense with a mind of his own. He is very intuitive and will take on the personality of his owner. He will become the leader of the pack and teach his wisdom to the other pets too!
Aquarius Dog (January 20 - February 18)Ruled by Uranus, the Aquarius dog is known for his intellect and thirst for knowledge. Highly intelligent and loving, he is a great companion for children and families. He is quirky and interesting by choosing to want weird foods or specific toys. He is unpredictable and can go from zero to sixty in about two seconds too! Note that your Aquarius furbaby needs his space and alone time.
Pisces Dog (February 19 - March 20)
Inherently sweet and loving, the Pisces dog's naturally peaceful demeanor can make him a perfect therapy dog. Ruled by Jupiter, he enjoys peaceful home situations and hates stress. He gets stressed easily - so he needs a peaceful atmosphere to flourish. He is an independent dog too. However, he will get bullied easily sometimes due to his non-aggressive nature.