A cat, dog, and bummy cuddling together. 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.

The first and best choice for all Leos is of course the animal that will stoke the fire of their inner lion. A Leo would never say no to having a lion or a tiger as a pet, although the complications of this often outweigh the practicalities.

A good tabby cat that will be loyal to the end, or a Blue Russian will be one that will feed both Leo’s vanity and need for loyalty. If you’re getting a cat for a Leo, or for yourself as a Leo, purebred cats are the ones that Leo will spoil the most. Leo loves nothing but the best!

Leo likes luxury and all things that are regal. While a lion may not be the most practical choice for Leo, a horse to them is often the next best thing. Horses however are expensive and high maintenance, and not all Leos are able to appreciate them the way they would like.

For the Leo that is unable to keep a horse at home, engaging in a hobby where frequent interaction with horses is a wonderful idea. However the resourceful Leo, who usually never has a problem with money anyway, can find a way to make it work with a horse pet if they are really inclined.

Show Dog
For the Leo disinterested in cats, or who can't afford a horse, a dog is the next best thing. Leo can't have just any dog, it needs to be the best of the best. Leo loves to show off, so a show dog is the perfect companion. One that is purebred, easily taught, and can win ribbons for Leo will make the Lion proud.

The Leo with the show dog, even if it isn't a blue ribbon winner, will reward their furry friend with loyalty that will last a lifetime. Invest time into research to learn your responsibilities and obligations with a show dog before you make the financial investment. It will pay off!

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