Year of the Dog

The Dog is the eleventh Sign of the Chinese Zodiac, and is a Yang animal associated with the Metal Element.

People born in this year are loyal, honest, and trustworthy, but can also be stubborn and selfish. Dogs are warm, kind, affectionate and very giving. They're also usually on the go and inclined toward flirtatiousness, however, Dogs would do anything to keep a relationship that's important to them.

People born in the Year of the Dog possess the best traits of human nature. They have a deep sense of loyalty, are honest, and inspire other people's confidence because they know how to keep secrets. But Dog People are somewhat selfish, terribly stubborn, and eccentric. They care little for wealth, yet somehow always seem to have money. They can be cold emotionally and sometimes distant at parties. They can find fault with many things and are noted for their sharp tongues. Dog people make good leaders.


Dogs get along with Horses, Rabbits, and Tigers.

Bedroom Compatibility

Dog and Tiger - Completely compatible in the bedroom and in general. Tempers will rarely flair.
Dog and Horse - A good match in and out of the bedroom.
Worst Match - Dog and Dragon - Not a good combination for the bedroom or any other room.

Celebrities Born in The Year of The Dog

Jennifer Lopez, Ava Gardner, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, Claudia Schiffer, George McGovern, David Gilmour, Andre Agassi, David Bowie, Madonna, Laura Bush, Michael Jackson, Donald Trump, Christopher Lee, Steven Spielberg, Sylvester Stallone, Elvis Presley, Winston Churchill, Herbert Hoover, Uma Thurman, Dakota Fanning

Sources: General Info - Wikipedia and Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco
Romantic and Bedroom Compatibility - MyPleasure