2018 – Earth Dog Year
Those born between February 16, 2018 and February 4, 2019 are members of the Earth Dog Chinese Zodiac sign. People born in the year of the DOG are honest, loyal, and have a deep sense of duty. Their intelligence and industrious nature make them good leaders in the business world. The Dog people are usually steady workers, they can easily become both trusted and valued members of any community. Those people born in Dog years would make a superior industry leader, priest, educator, doctor, writer, or scientist.
The double influence of the Earth Element makes the Earth Dog the most sensible and serious of the Dog types. As an Earth sign, the Earth Dog is known for working hard to achieve practical goals. In the same sense, the Earth Dog has the unique gift of wisdom and stability. Earth Dogs are good communicators, putting special effort into listening and giving advice to those in need. In this sense, the Earth Dog is capable of great compassion. While others may have weak moral footing, the Earth Dog is highly principled and idealistic.
Practical and hardworking, there are many careers that the Earth Dog can pursue. By following their humanitarian interests, the Earth Dog could do well in social work, education, caregiving or medicine. Similarly, the fiscal prudence of the Earth Dog may translate into a successful career in business, accounting or finance. Those born under the Earth Dog sign have been known to use their emotional understanding to create timeless music.
The strengths of the Earth Dog are numerous, but the sign also has some difficulties. While the Earth Dog has an interest in others, they may be slow to open up and are prone to be secretive. Additionally, the considerate Earth Dog has the tendency to be overly concerned with the affairs of others. The Earth Dog should would benefit from focusing their energies inwardly and not spreading themselves too thin.
Earth Dog in Relationships
Although Dogs are trustworthy, they have trouble trusting others. It can take a long time before a Dog feels at ease with another person. When Dogs don’t build trust they’re judgmental and rough towards others. When it comes to romance Dogs often have a tough time. Others are often scared off by the Dog’s insecure, worrisome and frequently anxious nature. Dogs are known to be cold emotionally and critical.
Trustworthiness and dependability make Earth Dogs great leaders. Grounded in reality, their sense of fairness enables Earth Dogs to be supportive of others. They are confident and inspire confidence in others.