Leo Dog (July 23 – August 22): The Alpha Dog

Leo Dog (July 23 – August 22): The Alpha Dog

A Leo dog is born to be a leader and that can prove problematic if he or she is not going to be an only dog child. Luckily, they have sunny dispositions, are friendly and really seem to like other dogs. If nature can take its course, the other canine householders will start looking to the Leo as the leader of the pack and you won't have to spend all your time breaking up spats (or booking an appointment with a dog whisperer).

Fearless Protectors

Leos like their humans and they will go to remarkable lengths to safeguard their loved ones. When you hear stories about canines dragging their owners out of a burning building or awakening them when they detect a gas leak or an intruder, it's usually the work of a Leo dog.

They are fearless, brave and believe it is their job to protect you. But the deed alone is not a just reward for a Leo dog; they love to be praised lavishly and would not say no to those gold and purple medals for bravery, happily preening for photos wearing them. Leo doggies get along best with the other fire signs, Aries and Sagittarius, as well as Aquarians, who won't be put off by their arrogant ways.

Most Desirable Qualities:

  • Fearless
  • Brave
  • Loyal

Least Desirable Qualities:

  • Can be domineering
  •  A little vain

*Disclaimer: This article is for entertainment purposes only.

What to Do Next with Your Dog Horoscope

Now you know which dog zodiac sign aligns with your canine companion. That means you can use your new astrological knowledge for some serious bonding! For example, if you have an Aries dog in your household, you can appeal to their energetic spirit by getting them out of the house more often – take them on challenging hikes or let them roughhouse at the dog park. Or, if you have a food-loving Cancer or Taurus dog, you can mix up their treat flavors and textures to make their tummies happy (just keep treating under 10% of their daily caloric intake to ensure they don’t get too thick around the middle).

But who are we kidding – no matter your dog’s sign, they all deserve tasty treats! And they all love eating them, too. You don’t need to chart the stars to figure that one out! Check out all the awesome treats the Milk-Bone® brand has to offer.

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