Those born between January 28, 1979 and February 15, 1980 are members of the Earth Sheep Chinese Zodiac sign. If you were born before January 28th, please consult the 1978 Chinese Zodiac, which is The Year of the Earth Horse.
A double dose of the Earth Element makes the Earth Sheep the most patient and practical of the Sheep types. While other members of their sign struggle with unrealistic expectations, the Earth Sheep is grounded and stable. More importantly, the Earth Sheep has the work ethic to accomplish all of their goals. Above all, the Earth Sheep desires stability in all aspects of life. This need makes the Earth Sheep calculated and reserved at times, but it also fuels their strong determination. The loyalty and consideration of the Earth Sheep is hard to match, as they are always looking to help out a friend in need. Out of all the Sheep types, the Earth Sheep may put the greatest focus on their home life. They love to be surrounded with comfort and aesthetic beauty.
The sensibility and practicality of the Earth Sheep can translate into success in a variety of careers. By developing a sense for business and money, the Earth Sheep an do well in finance, management or marketing. Similarly, the hardworking Earth Sheep could find success in careers such as science, research or writing. On the other hand, members of the Earth Sheep sign have been known to use their creative inclinations to gain musical success. This can be seen in the careers of Usher and Pink, who were both born under the 1979 Chinese Zodiac.
Although their personality has many strengths, the influence of the Earth Sheep does not come without some shortcomings. Although determined, the Earth Sheep can be a bit insecure at times. This problem causes criticism and judgement to take a huge tole on the Earth Sheep. Similarly, those born under the Earth Sheep sign are known to be anxious worriers. To increase their self-confidence, the Earth Sheep is encouraged to embrace the secure elements of their life, such as family and friends.
The organs of the Earth Sheep are the stomach, pancreas and spleen. By limiting their intake of unhealthy foods, the Earth Sheep can protect their vital organs. It is also important for the Earth Sheep to reduce anxiety by engaging in playful, physical activity