pet zodiac compatibility:what pet is your zodiac match?
Find out what pets are compatible with you!
- Pisces Feb 19 - Mar 20
- Aquarius Jan 22 - Feb 18
- Capricorn Dec 22 - Jan 21
- Sagittarius Nov 21 - Dec 21
- Scorpio Oct 21 - Nov 20
- Libra Sep 22 - Oct 20
- Virgo Aug 23 - Sep 21
- Leo Jul 23 - Aug 22
- Cancer Jun 21 - Jul 22
- Gemini May 21 - Jun 20
- Taurus Apr 21 - May 20
- Aries Mar 21 - Apr 20
Our readers always want to know more about love compatibility, relationship compatibility, and personality compatibility in general with all of the zodiac signs. Everyone always wants to know who they are the most compatible with, and why! There is one area of our lives that sometimes does not get as much attention as it deserves when it comes to who we’re most compatible with - and for some people, that area of their lives is the most important relationship they have!
We’re talking about the relationships that many of us humans have with animals, and how we bring them into our forever homes to love and enjoy for as long as we are blessed to have them.
Animals contain a special spirit, and they’re truly gifted at turning any day from bad to good with the blink of an eye or a well-timed nuzzle. Did you know there’s a pet out there JUST for you? That's right! Even if you don't like animals, but want to add a new relationship to your life, you’d do well to enjoy an unconditional one with some very special creatures.
Click on your sign below to reveal your perfect pet, based on your zodiac sign!
Related Article: How to Choose a Pet Using Your Zodiac Sign
Aries is the Cardinal Fire sign and this means they’re the leaders of the pack with one of the fastest elements on the planet. Fire moves quickly and has an almost impossible energy to match. Aries is an independent one, and they’re extremely active in almost everything they do. So when it comes to Aries pet compatibility, Rams want a pet that can keep up with them. Here are your best pet matches, Aries!
Dependable Taurus, the easy-going Fixed Earth sign who always seems to have their feet on solid ground. This zodiac sign can also be stubborn on occasion, and even accused of being lazy. Thus, mellow animals make the perfect pets for Taurus. Sensual Taurus also likes things that feel great, so a soft and furry friend that will trigger their tactile sensitivity will do wonders for the sign of the Bull.
As the Mutable Air sign, Gemini is a thinker, and a quick thinker at that. Gemini has the double edged sword of the Twins, and this often makes them unpredictable. This is largely due to their mutable nature, but the intelligence of Gemini can not be mistaken. Thus, Gemini needs a pet that can match their wit, and keep them engaged.
Cancer is the Cardinal Water sign and as such, the domestic center when it comes to the zodiac signs. Cancer is always very busy making sure the homefront is in tip top shape, and are usually found in the kitchen. Cancer isn't too fussy when it comes to animals, but they do have a tendency to be allergic. Smaller animals that cater to their emotional needs are perfect for the Cardinal Water sign.
Leo is the Fixed Fire sign and this makes them very loyal and abundantly energetic. Leo is also ruled by the Sun, and thus loves everything beautiful and glorious. An animal that caters to Leo’s vanity will be one cherished for all of time. However, one that feeds Leo’s inner lion is one that will also stoke the fires of this Fixed Fire sign.
Virgo is the Mutable Earth sign, and has a tendency to err on the fussy side. Virgo is the clean freak of the zodiac, and of all signs, cannot handle clutter or chaos. Animals with a tendency to misbehave or create havoc are not the kind Virgo enjoys. Virgo also has a tendency to be allergic, a trait that is part of their picky personality. There are few pets Virgo will fall in love with, but once they do, that lucky animal will have a friend for life with this loyal and true zodiac sign.
Libra is the Cardinal Air sign ruled by Venus, and as such, Libra loves all things beautiful and luxurious. Libra is the sign of partnerships, so it makes sense that most have pets because they love socialization and having companionship from all species on Earth. The best pet for Libra is one that will get along with everybody they bring into their circle. Smaller and low maintenance pets pair best with Libra than do larger, more extravagant pets.
As the Fixed Water sign, Scorpio is one of the most psychic zodiac signs. As such, Scorpio likes animals they can "communicate" with. No matter what partner Scorpio takes on in life, be that a furry friend or a soul mate, Scorpio is always all in. As such, the emotional connection between Scorpio and their pets is very important. Scorpio thus leans towards more psychically inclined animals with a highly evolved spiritual aura - and Scorpio can spot that better than anyone.
Sagittarius is the Mutable Fire sign of the zodiac, also known as the wanderer. Typically Sagittarius is the least pet friendly of the zodiac signs for this very reason. Something that requires constant home care or walking is not going to do well with this sign who dislikes feeling tied down.
Sag prefers a self-sufficient pet - if they choose to take one in at all. If you’re an Archer looking for a pet, you’ll be best served by something small. Conversely, if you have the resources to hire someone to take care of your pet when you’re out wandering the world, finding one that suits your personality is a bit easier.
As the Cardinal Earth sign, Capricorn is known to be the most patient and responsible of all of the zodiac signs. Thus, they’re good with pretty much any pet, so long as they have help caring for it. Capricorn is a workaholic, so a pet that needs to be let out every hour may not be the best option. Capricorn can usually afford to hire someone to help out, but may be better served finding a pet that doesn't require so much attention.
As the Fixed Air sign ruled by Uranus, Aquarius is highly intelligent and a little bit out of the box. As such, pet compatibility for Aquarius will rely on these factors: intelligence, and quirkiness. Aquarius has a big picture view of life, and are philosophical by nature. There’s no species on Earth altruistic Aquarius doesn't like, but there are a few that will capture their hearts and minds.
Mutable Water sign Pisces are emotional creatures ruled by dreamy Neptune, giving them a sensitive and romantic air that they sprinkle into every relationship they have, even with their pets! For some Pisces, like Scorpio the fellow Water sign, their pets are their most important relationship. For this reason, the best pet compatibility for Pisces will be with cuddly and warm pets or fellow water dwellers that understand Pisces’ emotional currents.