Rat | Ox | Tiger | Rabbit/Cat | Dragon | Snake | Horse | Sheep/Goat | Monkey | Rooster | Dog | Pig

Horse people are said to love travel. They are energetic, intelligent and ambitious. They can also impatient, hotheaded and egotistical. They have a great sense of humor and fall in love easily.
 HORSES ARE: Amiable, Eloquent, Skillful, Self-Possessed, Quick-Witted, Athletic, Entertaining, Charming, Independent, Powerful, Hard-Working, Jolly, Sentimental, Frank, Sensual

BUT THEY CAN ALSO BE: Selfish, Weak, Hotheaded, Ruthless, Rebellious, Pragmatic, Foppish, Tactless, Impatient, Unfeeling, Predatory


The Horses are the physically active, oratory and quick-witted athletes of the zodiac. Charming, independent, and decisive, the Horse prefers to be on the move with places to go and people to see. Natural leaders, idealistic and humanitarian in character, the Horse is a gifted speaker and strong communicator. Elegant, witty, and charming, those born into Horse years are difficult to defeat in an argument, and always make a persuasive case. Often successful in politics or public speaking, the cheerful and friendly Horse is talkative and needs absolute freedom to maneuver through lifes pastures. This independent 7th sign of the zodiac needs a mate who stimulates their mind and appreciates their wit. Rejuvenating time of day for Horses is during their own high-noon hours, between 11:00am – 1:00pm.

The female horse is often the life of the party although just as happy in their warm, comfortable home. Dignified yet loving of bright, colorful clothes the female horse enjoys working with her hands and creating crafts.

The male horse can be impulsive and erratic. Freedom is a top priority so the male horse is often slow to settle down with one woman. Charming and hard to resist, older males make the better mate if you are looking for a long term, stable relationship.

Best matches: Tiger, Dog, Goat

Beware of: Rat, Snake, Ox, Monkey, Pig


Metal:  Trustworthy, wide range of interests, hard working, good leader and able to make the most of opportunities offered.

Wood:  Introvert, lack of confidence, imaginative, openness and communicating with others will lead to a better life.

Water:  Knows how to grasp the most of opportunities, charming, confident. Systematic approach together with willingness to accept advice will lead to success.

Fire:  Energetic, will sacrifice anything to realize their ambition.

Earth:  Down to earth, un-ambitious, loves the good life. If long-term plan applied will lead to success.


Earthly Branch of Birth Year: wu

Wu Xing (The Five Elements): huo (fire)

Yin Yang: yang

Auspicious Directions: northeast, southwest and northwest

Lucky Colors: brown, yellow, purple; Avoid: blue, white, golden

Lucky Numbers: 2, 3, 7; Avoid 1, 6, 5

Lucky Flowers: calla lily, jasmine, marigold


People born in the Year of the Horse will do well as a politician, explorer, inventor, engineer, artist, advertising executive, reporter, sales person, and professor. They most likely to achieve great things in life.


The Best Love Match: Tiger, Sheep, and Dog

Horse and Tiger: Both love freedom and are able to move about without hesitation. They have an exciting interaction with one another and make a dynamic duo.

Horse and Sheep: The gentle Sheep is a good complement for the quick-witted Horse. Both have good common sense and know how to avoid major conflicts. The Sheep is content to follow the Horse, which suits the Horse just fine.

Horse and Dog: Both are smart, loyal and hard working. They have mutual admiration and respect, and thus make a solid union.

Words of Caution: Don’t get along with Rat. The Horse and the Rat will quickly get on each others nerves and bring out the worst in the other.

Love Affairs

Horses crave for love and intimacy, a double-edged sword since it often leads to feeling trapped, cornered, and pressured. They tend to fall fast and hard for their partners and give themselves fully in the new relationship. However, they might lose interest suddenly in their love affairs and determine to start again. Women horses are said to have difficulties making themselves good wives. Focusing on their careers and keeping them busy will help Horses to avoid falling in and out love. As they grow older, they become more stable, and relationships grow stronger as well.

Horses are extroverted. They need to be surrounded by people who approve of them and flatter them, so ideal partners need to understand this need and give them room to be. Good partners for Horses also need to be more reserved and able to give special cares to details.

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!

30 January 1930 – 16 February 1931: Metal Horse

15 February 1942 – 4 February 1943: Water Horse

3 February 1954 – 16 February 1955: Wood Horse

21 January 1966 – 8 February 1967: Fire Horse

7 February 1978 – 27 January 1979: Earth Horse

27 January 1990 – 14 February 1991: Metal Horse

12 February 2002 – 31 January 2003: Water Horse

31 January 2014 – 18 February 2015: Wood Horse

17 February 2026 – 05 February 2027

4 February 2038 – 23 January 2039: Earth Horse

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The year of the Pig forecasts some good tidings for Horse natives. Your sense of self-esteem and confidence grows. You would be able to hog the limelight too. But then do not rest on your laurels, instead, use your success as blocks to climb up the personal and professional ladder. Almost all areas of your life are in for a major make-over through the year. Not much troubles are forecast for Horse natives and hence your going would be quite easy all this year.


The year of Pig promises good trends in the career sector of Horse people. Your social nature and good communication skills would help you to come up well in the professional sector for now. Those into business or own ventures would also find the time quite favorable. However do not bite more than you can chew. Get small chunks of work rather than risking yourself with a high-value project. Better focus and concentration would help you do well this year. The second half of the year would be a bit cumbersome and tiring for some of you natives.


Horse individuals are forecast with a year of much luck and fortune through the year of the Pig. You might not need to lead life in a shoe-string budget now. Money comes from different quarters. There would be ample resources to settle debts and loans. Still you would have a good amount to save or invest. Be wise when investing as you ought to plan for your financial future as well.


The year of the Pig would bring about a major changeover in your love life. Through the year, Horse natives would be able to get over their partners in love and romance. However for the relationship to thrive, do pay heed to their needs and desires. The single ones need to put some effort to locate their ideal partner. Better understanding would be the key for goodness in love this year. Try to spend quality time with your partner/spouse. For some of you Horse people, love might bloom from among friends.

Natives are advised to mind their tongue through the year as sparks are in store if things get out of hand in love and relationships for now. Do not be overtly sensitive nor sensuous. A good time to impress your partner or love. Love blossoms from totally unexpected quarters through the year for certain Horse folks.


During this year of the Pig, Horse natives would be in good health and full or energy and vigor. But then natives are advised not to be complacent, instead stick to your physical exertion regimen. A good time to get rid of unwanted weight and long-held bad habits. Relax and rejuvenate your spirits as your mental health also needs utmost care through the year ahead.