Dog people are intelligent, caring and loyal. They are usually honorable, faithful people but can be both a worrier and a nag.


DOGS ARE: Magnanimous, Courageous, Noble, Loyal, Devoted, Attentive, Selfless, Faithful, Modest, Altruistic, Prosperous, Philosophical, Respectable, Discreet, Dutiful, Lucid, Intelligent

BUT THEY CAN ALSO BE: Disquiet, Guarded, Introverted, Defensive, Critical, Pessimistic, Forbidding, Cynical, Stubborn, Moralizing

The Dogs are the watchful worriers of the Chinese zodiac, and the champions of the underdog. The Dog is famous for complete loyalty toward their friends and loved ones, but intense ferocity towards the enemies of their loved ones. Anxiety, loyalty and protectiveness characterize the magnanimous Dog personality. Devotion, generosity, and perseverance are the cornerstones of the wary Dogs temperament. This 11th sign of the Eastern zodiac is earnest, sincere and faithful to those whom they love, but being plagued by wariness, can have a sharp tongue, and a tendency to jump to conclusions. Cautious and serious regarding love, the Dog needs a trustworthy partner who has strong family sympathies, and appreciates their tenderhearted virtues. Low on ego, high on soapboxes, the Dogs’ fair-minded humanitarianism is legendary. Best time of day for Dogs is between 7:00pm – 9:00pm.

The female dog is by nature a very giving person and a great listener although quiet about her own problems. Happy and generous to a fault, the female dog makes for a wonderful nurse, counselor, doctor or teacher. Devoted mothers who will go to any lengths to protect their young.

The male dog often thinks he knows best even when he doesn’t have a clue as to what is going on. A hard worker, good provider and wise with his money. Happiest in quiet, peaceful surroundings, the male dog doesn’t need the adrenaline rush to have a good time. Usually he makes a fine family man.

Career Choices

People born in the Year of the Dog will do well as a businessman, activist, educator, social worker, counselor, doctor, police officer, scientist, interior designer, priest, nun, charity worker, nurse, Judge, or lawyer. Dogs are often seen as valuable employees, work well as a member of a team, and are also able to become an accessible leader.


Metal:  Loyal, work with their intuition, calm will lead to success, know how to control outgoings.

Wood:  Independent, creative, protective, if confidence is increased will lead to success.

Water:  Active, charming, sociable, systematic, accept advice from friends and will have numbers of close friends.

Fire:  Intractable, kind-hearted, patient, controlling temper will lead to success.

Earth:  Materialistic ambitious, hard-worker, uses the relationship with friends to gain success, not many close friends.

Earthly Branch of Birth Year: xu

Wu Xing (The Five Elements): tu (earth)

Yin Yang: yang

Auspicious Directions: east, southeast, south

Lucky Colors: green, red, purple; Avoid: blue, white, golden

Lucky Numbers: 3, 4, 9; Avoid: 1, 6, 7

Lucky Flowers: rose, oncidium, cymbidium orchids

The Dog 2021 Forecast


The Dog zodiac is the eleventh animal on the Chinese zodiac. According to the Dog Chinese Horoscope 2021, the Year of the Ox is a mixture of ups and downs for the Dog natives because of numerous challenges. You have to be alert and careful about the decisions and choices that you make this year. Ensure that you do not get into trouble because of the words that come out of your mouth.

2021 Dog zodiac reveals that your career and finances will, however, be on the lucky side. You will have to teach yourself how to save and how to minimize the use of money. Use money on necessities rather than on luxuries. Beware of the backstabbers that surround your life. Do not trust everyone just because they are friendly to you.

So many people will be willing to help you advance in life this year. You should accept the help and appreciate everyone that is making an effort. Some people will be firmly behind you, and they will be supporting your endeavors in life. Trust only the people that have been with you for the longest time possible.

Love and Relationships

Based on the 2021 Dog love horoscope, this year will be a good one for people in relationships. You will be able to enjoy adequate romance and passion with your partner. Great communication skills will enable you to talk about your emotions and feelings without fear of being judged. You should appreciate your partner even for the little things that he or she does.

The sexual life of married couples will be in trouble because they are not willing to explore new things. To make intimacy last, you need to try new things in bed so as to spice up your sex life. Do not be afraid of talking to your wife or husband about the things that you love and those that you do not love.

Love is a beautiful thing to have in your life, and every human being needs the same in their lives. Singles should not be in a hurry to enter into love relationships. You should take your time to heal from the past hurt. Heal fully before you can commit to another person.

Finance and Career

This year will be a good year for the finances of the Dog natives. You will, however, have to learn how to save and use money only when the same is necessary. 2021 Dog zodiac element is a sign that you should take care of your finances because there is no steady flow of money this year. Income will increase in your life if you indulge inside hustles other than your full-time job.

The career Horoscope for 2021 reveals that your career will be on the rise this year. You will be able to do the things you have wanted to do for a long time. There is a likelihood that you will get a raise or promotion this year. Exercise patience with your career and things will work out for the better. You will be rewarded for all your hard work and efforts.

Health and Lifestyle

The Health Forecast for 2021 reveals that you need to be careful with your health this year. Last year was not a good year for you. You should ensure that you take medication as prescribed by your doctor in order to get better. Reduce your salt consumption so that your blood pressure does not spike. Take care of your nervous and digestive systems.

You should also be careful about the places where you go out to eat. Ensure that you eat your food in clean places. The best thing to do is to make your meals at home because this is an assurance that you will not suffer from food poisoning.


Your family will have some issues this year. Your children will be showing a lack of respect for the elders in the family. It is upon you to ensure that your kids get into line. Be the disciplinarian in the family and teach them the values of respecting their elders.

Your wife will have problems at her workplace, but you will be there to encourage her not to give up easily. Encourage her to do her best and reach her highest potential in life.

Feng Shui 2021 Predictions for Dog Natives

Based on the Chinese zodiac for the Dog, your best Lunar months this year will be January, October, and November. You should, however, be alert and careful during the Lunar months of March, June, and August. Your best directions this year will be North East and South East. The best colors to accessorize with this year will be Yellow, Red, and Purple, and your lucky numbers will be 2 and 8.

Dog Luck Prediction 2021

  • Lucky Days: 7th and 28th of every Chinese Lunar month
  • Lucky Flowers: Rose and Cymbidium Orchids
  • Unlucky Colors: Blue, White, and Gold
  • Unlucky numbers: 1, 6 and 7
  • The Unlucky directions: South West


The Dog zodiac 2021 reveals that you should work on making your life better even though challenges and obstacles are around you. Do not be afraid of taking the bold step of going after the things you love. Pursue your passions with confidence and courage, and you will achieve greatness.

The Year of the Metal Ox might come with challenges, but these challenges have nothing on you because you are capable of overcoming them. Trust in yourself and your abilities, and nothing will hinder you from achieving your goals and aspirations.

The Dog 2021 Montly Forecast


In this next part of the article, the year will be broken down into months. Following each month is a little piece of horoscope advice.

January 2021 starts off the year with good luck, especially in regard to your family life. Female Dogs are likely to have slightly more luck than their male counterparts.

February 2021 encourages both genders to stay focused on their career. Male Dogs are more prone to losing focus, especially when it comes to their finances.

March 2021 reels in temptation for both Dog genders this month. Stay faithful in your relationship if you want it to last throughout the year.

April 2021 brings new obstacles to your life. It is in your best interest to lay low, avoid making any major changes, and avoid disputes with your friends and loved ones.

May 2021 will have your luck increasing a little. However, it is still best that you remain slightly cautious in all areas of life – just to be safe.

June 2021 will bring new friends into your life. However, not all of these friends will be true. Use your best judgment to know which friends to keep.

July 2021 continues to bring luck to your social life. Generally speaking, the more fulfilled you are in your social life, the happier you will be this month.

August 2021 brings an end to luck in your social life. Now, it’s time to stay on guard. One of your friends may not be as kind as they seem.

September 2021 encourages relaxation above all else. Use this month to catch up with your friends and to de-stress from work.

October 2021 brings luck to your love life! If you have been considering taking the next step with your partner, this is the perfect month to do so.

November 2021 is a great time to give back to your community. If you have the money, donate some. If you have free time, volunteer. Both these things can help to boost your karma.

December 2021 again brings back luck into your social life. Your enemies are extra active this month. Try to stay out of their clutches.

NOTE!! If you are born in January or February, pay close attention to the dates below because you may not be born in the animal year stated above!

14 February 1934 – 25 January 1935: Wood Dog

2 February 1946 – 21 January 1947: Fire Dog

17 February 1958 – 8 February 1959: Earth Dog

6 February 1970 – 26 January 1971: Metal Dog

25 January 1982 – 12 February 1983: Water Dog

26 January 1994 – 30 January 1995: Wood Dog

22 January 2006 – 17 February 2007: Fire Dog

16 February 2018 – 4 February 2019: Earth Dog

03 February 2030 – 22 January 2031

22 January 2042 – 9 February 2043: Water Dog

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The Best Love Match: Horse and Tiger

Dog and Horse: They will make a happy couple. Both respect each other and value loyalty highly.

Dog and Tiger: They have mutual respect to each other. When a balanced and harmonic relationship is established, they will adventure together to achieve a long term success.

Words of Caution: The Dog tends to have frequent conflicts with the Dragon. Both have strong and unyielding characters that happen to be hard to relate to each other. The Dragon is too proud to accept the Dog’s caustic comments and critical approach. The righteous Dog will not give up and compromised.

Love Affairs

Person born in the year of the dog tends to have a tough time when it comes to romance. The Dog’s insecure, worrisome, anxious, and critical nature may scare off their partners. However, when Dogs enter a relationship, they are generous, loyal, honest, and straightforward. And because of this, Dogs may find it more suitable to form a friendship first, and then develop it into a romance. Though Dogs may sometimes be too possessive and protective, they are generally open and trusting their mates.

Famous Dogs

Mary J Blige

Gary Oldman


Michael Jackson

Rodney Dangerfield

Freddie Mercury

Winnie Mandela

Ralph Nader

Mother Theresa

Winston Churchill

Golda Meir

Jacques Cousteau

George Gershwin

Judy Garland

Liza Minnelli


Norman Mailer

Linda Ronstadt

Shirley MacLaine

Bill Clinton

George W Bush

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