Dog - Personality and Characteristics
Candid, allegiant, quick-witted
The Dog is the symbol of honesty, frankness and extremely loyalty in all groups. People having the Chinese zodiac Dog sign always have industrious, genuine and righteous characteristics. In addition, most of them have a good sense of humor. Their smooth-talking and resourceful personality traits win high popularity among surrounding people.
Cool-headed, insistent, active
People born in the Year of the Dog have straightforward personality traits according to Chinese zodiac analysis. In career and love, they are faithful, courageous, agile, smart and warm-hearted. They know how to keep secrets and inspire other people's confidence. They could be good leaders. If they fall in love with someone, they would not change. They can also be tremendously stubborn at the right times.
Lack of patience, conservative, anxious
Most women under this sign are quite appealing but lack stability. Chinese zodiac dog personality can be cold emotionally and sometimes distant at parties. They can find fault with many things and are noted for their sharp tongues. They are irritable and usually bothered by unwarranted anxiety. They sometimes try to flaunt and be brave. They are likely to be an armchair theorist but deficient in practical experience.
Loyal, keen, creative, patient
Most Dog people are born theoreticians which mean that they seldom apply the theory into practice throughout daily life. Although they have wonderful ideas and good proposals, they lack practical experience. Consequently if they can meet a nice and intelligent leader, they can make full use of their advantages. They are loyal to their jobs and no matter how many troubles they meet, most of them won’t give up easily. They can always complete work tasks within the required time. Bosses can trust them and give them vital work to do. Thus generally speaking, they can get promotions and have stable incomes in early and middle ages.
Best Jobs for Dog
Chinese zodiac Dog characteristics are honest, cheerful, candid and right-minded, so they can find satisfying jobs easily. During work, they prefer to solve problems in a simple and efficient way. They like doing competitive work because their outstanding abilities need to be aroused by difficulties.
Suitable Jobs: doctor, teacher, lawyer, writer, politician, judge, accountant, civil servant, programmer, or philosopher
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Dog's Best Jobs and Working Partners
Dog's Best Business and Career Fields
Money management, stable income, saving money all the time
They can always foresee and catch many golden opportunities to expand own business and gain promotions. If they want, they can try their best to fight for their goals. Generally speaking, most of them have busy and challenging jobs that require their involvement in many social activities. Dogs' charming personality traits win them high popularity among colleagues and business partners. However, although they have stable and abundant income, they are not good at saving and managing money. As a result, they may experience money shortages. Thus they are not advised to invest large amounts of money into unfamiliar fields. In addition, recording daily costs and controlling unnecessary expenses are good ways to save money.
Love and Relationships
Shy, loyal, impressible, enchanting
Although most people born in the Year of the Dog don't know many methods to please their soul mates, they belong to the most loyal type. They have many attractive characteristics in love relationship, such as kind-heartedness, considerate and responsible that can provide enough sense of security to their partners. However, they easily get hurt by others’ words and behaviors sometimes because of their sensitive personality. Thus, it is better not try to cheat them as far as possible in daily life. This always reduces their trust. In addition, they are willing to seek a simple and comfortable love life. Giving them enough space and appropriate distance is an effective way to keep love fresh all the time.
Best Matches: Rabbit
Bad Matches: Dragon, Sheep, Rooster
See Love Compatibility of Dog, to know more about their compatible Chinese zodiac signs, what they are like in love, and how to get along with them.
Gastrointestinal and respiratory disease, neuralgia, influenza
They are susceptible to fatigue from their busy work. They always want to accomplish every work task perfectly; consequently this tends to increases blood pressure. Lower immunity may bring several respiratory diseases. It is suggested to get enough sleep and keep a healthy diet. In daily life, lightly-flavored food is much better. Eating less hot and spicy food can avoid gastrointestinal problems efficiently. In addition, regular exercise is needed. A timely treatment is suggested when they feel unwell.
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- Last modified on Mar. 18, 2021 -
Questions & Answers on Dog\s Personality and Characteristics
Asked by JK from UNITED STATES | Dec. 13, 2020 21:03Reply
Both zodiacs his dragon and mine dog
Are saying we are not compatible. We have been together 10 years and it is challenging every day. Should we believe regarding compatibility and just let the relationship end? All the trades match per our zodiacs.
Answered by Estelle | Dec. 14, 2020 18:30
You should believe your relationship and have more confidence. Sometimes, the prediction is just a reference for you. Don't worry.
Asked by Deborah from USA | Nov. 17, 2020 09:46Reply
I’m a Dragon and my significant other is a Dog.
While he is a generous individual with a sense of humor, his sarcasm grates on my nerves. He can be and is frequently condescending and nit picky. Can we work this out? 😔
Answered by Mosley | Nov. 19, 2020 19:47
Yes, both of you should make some efforts to make the relationship much better. You should show more understanding and be brave to express your feelings.
Asked by Marla from USA | Sep. 11, 2020 15:17Reply
I'm a Fire dog (12/09/46 and husband is Rooster 09/28/45. Will we divorce or separate?
Answered by Carter | Sep. 17, 2020 02:51
The prediction shows that the marriage will continue. If you two still have feelings on each other, you should find ways to solve the problem and improve the current situation.