As the Chinese zodiac system follows the lunar calendar, 1994 has two zodiac symbols: the rooster and the dog. Individuals born between Jan. 1 and Feb. 9, 1994, are born under the sign of the rooster, while those born later in the year fall under the dog zodiac sign.
Individuals born under the symbol of the dog are thought to have the traits of being loyal, faithful and honest. Dog zodiac bearers also tend to mellow out and become less serious as they age. Individuals under the sign of the rooster are thought to possess a keen "sixth sense" and are sociable people. People born under the dog and rooster zodiac symbols have average compatibility with each other.