Zodiac: What pet should you get based on your zodiac sign?

Have you ever wondered if there is a perfect pet for your zodiac sign? You don’t have to wonder anymore, we have the answer!

Each zodiac sign has different characteristics and strengths. This means that perhaps each sign isn’t cut out to look after certain animals. So why not find out which pet is ideal for your zodiac sign.

These zodiac signs should get a cat


Taurus are mellow, dependablesensual and creative, andtheir ideal pet should be able to chill out and relax with them. The best pet for them is a cat. Cats can be very relaxed creatures and don’t require a lot of attention. They are quite happy simply being in the same room as their owners. The most affectionate breeds of cats are Birmans, Siamese, Burmese, and Ragdolls.

Bengal Cat Paul Hanaoka/Unsplash


Leos are curious and intelligent people. They can be vocal and very social as well. Their ideal companion should share these bold qualities and no other can compare with the Bengal Cat. Bengal Cats will happily flaunt their beauty in order to catch people’s attention—just like Leos. Bengal Cats are also very self-assured and self-sufficient.

These zodiac signs should get a rodent


Cancers can be needy and sometimes emotional but you will never find someone as compassionate. This is why Cancers need a pet they can really look after and nurture as well as snuggle with on occasions. Guinea Pigs are ideal. They’re laid-back and friendly which Cancers will love.

Guinea Pig Jack Catalano/Unsplash


Scorpios are very passionate and assertive people. They’ll want a pet that can match their energy and one candidate is a hamster. These little rodents are dynamic, have a go-getter attitude, and absolutely love affection. But theycan snap if provoked—much like Scorpios.

These zodiac signs should get a dog


Sagittarius have a need for speed and adventure and the only animal that can match their energy is an Australian Shepherd. Australian Shepherds are easily trained and love to work hard and spend their energy through exploration and play.

Australian Shepherd puppy Melissa Keizer/Unsplash


Aries are one of the most energetic zodiac signs, meaning they need a pet that can keep up with them. One of the most energetic animals is a puppy and the ones that stay energetic are Labradors, Collies and Jack Russels. All these breeds will be able to match an Aries energy perfectly.

These zodiac signs should get a bird


As many know, Libras are romantics and love to be surrounded by beautiful things So what could be better than lovebirds? Lovebirds mate for life, so you have to get them in pairs. Like true romantics, they feed one another and cannot get enough of each other’s companionship, everything a Libra wants in a relationship.

Lovebirds Isaac Benhesed/Unsplash


Geminis are very chatty people and need entertainment. Nothing could be better for them than a parrot as they can learn to talk. This would mean that a Gemini would always have someone to talk to and even get some responses back.

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