Chinese animal zodiac sign Goat | Photo: ©

The Goat

The Chinese animal zodiac sign of the Goat is sensitive and has a sense for beauty
Chinese animal zodiac sign Goat | Photo: ©

The Goat

The Chinese animal zodiac sign of the Goat is sensitive and has a sense for beauty

10 things about the Chinese Zodiac Goat


Represented hours of the Goat: 1h p.m. - 3h p.m.

Cardinal direction: South South West

Season/ month: Summer /July

Fix element: Fire

Parallel zodiac sign: Cancer

Positive characteristics: sensitive, in good style, sense for aesthetics, peaceable, creative, helpful

Negative characteristics: shy, jealous, weak, pessimistic

The Goat

Chinese zodiac animal sign of the Goat has a sense of aesthetic. The zodiac sign of the Goat is fond of having an individual and appealing ambiance - maybe there is exquisiteness on the stage. They like to spend a small fortune on the beautiful things in life.

Their characteristics sound harmonious and restrained

The harmonious Goat avoids being in some quarrel. The Goat prefers to show passive resistance. So it made a good decision and chose the right path - therefore most of the time it succeeds. The Goat should not finally be underestimated. Underneath its skin, there is to be found a strong-willed personality.

However, the Goat could gain what makes it ambitious. Some preferred lucky ones in life and on the way to fortune.

The Goat is warm and friendly. Many persons feel attracted by the Goat’s charisma. The warm-hearted character of the Goat can give its compassion - it is an excellent adviser – even if you don’t consequently want to listen to it…

The Goat is highly emotional and cannot resist this exceeded sensation – it often appears weak towards outer influences. Criticism is a harsh setback, and the compassionate character makes it sad and sulky. It appreciates the recognition and would like to be praised - and then it feels fine again…

The good Goat is a timid and restrained one. The charming Goat shows attractiveness towards the opposite gender curiously – it could also represent a happy family. Its jealousy makes it impossible to approve unfaithfulness.

On a professional level, the zodiac sign of the Goat is suitable for artistic specialization. The Goat might always be well-advised entering the sector of aesthetics - with its particular sense for aesthetic perception. But if it might feel pressured – leave it!


Ideal partner:

Pig, Rabbit


Goat, Snake, Horse, Dragon

Moderately suitable:

Rat, Monkey, Tiger, Rooster, Dog




The five elements of the Goat

Earth Goat

Born in the year of the earth, Earth Goats are intelligent, responsible, and depend on traditions. They are guided by common sense rather than by emotions, and cannot be carried away to risks and adventures.

The earth goat in the Chinese horoscope | Photo: ©

The earth goat can handle material goods well, and thus seems relaxed and relaxed, as the products of the earth nourish it.

Thanks to their practical disposition and their impressive logic, they get every company on the right path.
Unlike their peers, the responsible Goats will be able to pay more attention to their finances and withstand luxury. Also, the Earth Goat is calm and has excellent control over emotions.


Fire Goat

Passionate, combative, and self-confident: People with the element of fire are energetic, impatient, and bursting with power. They like to use energy for innovative projects and adventurous research projects. With their dominant and selfish nature, they can sometimes offend their fellow human beings. Professionally, they usually feel comfortable on the upper management levels.

The fire goat in the Chinese horoscope | Photo: ©

The fire goat experiences strong mood swings and is combative.

Provided with this element, the Fire Goats are exposed to intense mood swings. Sometimes they are full of positive energy and believe they can achieve anything. Then they suddenly become sad and think that they can never reach their goals. But after each setback, this bundle of energy rallies again and begins to fight back.

Wood Goat

The element of wood makes Wood Goats rational and pragmatic. They are looking for security in life. They achieve this through the accumulation of material goods and adherence to ethics and morality. People born in the year of the wood are also open to novelty. They drive projects forward, they like to educate themselves and can give ideas a lasting and profitable substance.

Wood Goats seem to be confident in their future and are usually in a good mood. They are not so easily upset and have high confidence in their relationships. To feel good, they need more than other Goats, a lovely home, and a top financial income.

The wood goat in the Chinese horoscope | Photo: ©

The wood goat starts the day in a positive and happy mood.

Water Goat

Unlike people with the Metall element, Water Goats are very flexible and adaptable people. They can quickly adapt to changing situations. They eagerly absorb new experiences and continue to develop on a spiritual level. Born in the Year of the Water, they have great empathy, they love communicating with their fellow human beings and are very intuitive. Sometimes they tend to passivity.

The water goat in the chinese horoscope | Photo: (c) goodluz -

The sensitive water goat shuns conflicts.

The element of water increases the empathy of the Goat many times over. They can handle their fellow humans incredibly well and enjoy a good company. Especially in social professions, the outstanding qualities of the Water goat have a very positive effect. They also avoid any confrontation.

Metal Goat

People with the Metal element are steadfast and strong in character. They do not lose their aplomb and keep a clear and calm head even in unusual situations. They are challenging to dissuade on their goals and are therefore considered to be inflexible and stubborn.
The Metal enhances the already existing assertiveness of the Goat. Even if they often don't do enough, they always reach their goals.

 The metal goat in the Chinese horoscope | Photo: ©

The metal goat can face courageous situations to gain strength.

Professional success is important to them. However, this Goat suffers more from emotional fluctuations and is often not satisfied. Also, the tendency to be unable to decide is more pronounced in the Metal Goats than in others. This Goat just has to be more courageous so that nothing stands in the way of success.

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