Many people believe in astrology, and not only as a predictor of their own character and future, but for all creatures, great and small. Given that astrology may have a profound effect upon our human world, so it may also influence the lives of our pets. Felines, especially, seem to be "connected" to their astrological signs. There has even been books written about astrology just for cats!
Aries (March 21 - April 19)
Bold, Adventurous, Enthusiastic, Assertive
The energetic Aries cat approaches life full of enthusiasm. The Aries feline's sweet, loving dispossession means it is usually a real "people" cat, but it can also be a loner and show an aloof side. Be gentle and compassionate to the Aries feline or suffer from his assertive side. The Aries cat considers itself your equal - and definitely superior to any other pets in the home.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
Intelligent, Reliable, Stubborn, Placid unless Provoked
The Taurus cat tends to be calm and predictable in his behavior. Being around a Taurus is calming to its owner. Owning a Taurus cat can actually be a health benefit for people who suffer from high blood pressure, stress headaches or depression. Their laid-back nature means they personify peace and contentment, often appearing more like a lap pillow with hair than a cat. A great companion for seniors and shut-ins, the Taurus cat loves to just curl up in your lap. The Taurus cat likes to be pampered. Feed the Taurus cat a treat and they will refuse to ever eat normal food again.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20)
Intelligent, Friendly, Alert, Easily Trained
Gemini is the most communicative sign of the zodiac, and cats are no exception. The Gemini cat is likely to be very vocal and will respond with a vocabulary of meows when you talk to it. The Gemini cat is exceptionally bright and active and seem to act like a perpetual kitten. never outgrow kittenhood. They are often great pals with other pets including dogs. A bit of a ham, the Gemini feline will perform and keep its owner entertained for hours. A sense of independence may make him object to baths and nail clipping initially. Tempt him with a favorite treat and loving praise and he will learn quickly to accept grooming.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
Loving, Sensitive, Moody, Clinging
While Cancer cats tend to be a one-person feline, they are instinctively gentle with children and the elderly. Sensitive by nature, cats born under this sign love being pampered. The Cancer cat can be moody however! If treated badly, they will not soon forgive or forget. Ruled by the moon, Cancer cats often tend to be more active at night - so beware the "Midnight Crazies".
Leo (July 23 - August 22)
Affectionate, Extroverted, Confident, Proud, Loyal
Born under the sign of the lion, Leo cats are extremely lucky. Enjoying company and being the center of attention, the Leo feline enjoys being pampered with special treats, an expensive bed and a top quality rhinestone-studded collar. Very affectionate, they will be very attentive to their special person, following them around the house and wanting to always be near. A Leo cat can be jealous of other pets in the family. Don't laugh at your Leo cat or you may hurt its feelings.
Virgo (August 23 - September 22)
Sensitive, Clean, Fussy, Shy
Virgo cats are sensitive to the needs of others and make excellent companions for children, the elderly and vision or hearing impaired. Virgo cats are meticulous about their appearance and devote much time to grooming and preening themselves. Virgo cats are finicky feeders and insist upon high quality food fed on a strict schedule. They tend to have sensitive skin and respond adversely to harsh smells.
Libra (September 23 - October 22)
Indecisive, Charming, Can be Pushy
A Libra cat can be indecisive - wandering from room to room before deciding on a spot for a perfect nap. The Libra feline dotes on its family and works its routine around yours. Infinitely charming, the Libra cat has been known to woo the most committed dog-person into being a cat-lover. Libra cats have a good appetite and will eat anything.
Scorpio (October 23 - November 21)
Loyal, Passionate, Intuitive, Strong
Ruled by the occult sign, the Scorpio cat is often black and seems to have a telepathic connection to its owner. The Scorpio kitty will come for dinner just before you call for it because it knows what you are thinking. The Scorpio cat can sense you moods and will mirror them in empathy.
Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21)
Bright, Adventurous, Playful, Happy, Comical
The Sagittarius cat is affectionate and gregarious, and loves to have other pets in the family. Active and energetic, the cat born under this sign may get into trouble, often chewing holes in blankets or swallowing bits of yarn. Happy-go-lucky, the Sagittarian looks on the bright side of life and is a joy to be around.
Capricorn (December 22 - January 19)
Loyal, Intelligent, Steadfast, Serious
The Capricorn cat is an unusual character. Shy one minute, outgoing the next, they march to a drummer all their own. The capricorn cat can appear selfish because it like to do its own thing. They will accept a treat as a right... then walk away, unresponsive to all your sweet words. Capricorn cats like small, dark places, and are often found sleeping under the bed atop the towels in the linen closet.
Aquarius (January 20 - February 18)
Honest, Adaptable, Sometimes "Crazy"
The Aquarius cat is a born show-off. They love to explore, look forward to change and ia always ready for a new adventure. Smart, reliable and good natured, a cat born under this sign may love its owner but not show its affection too obviously. Easy to bath, this cat is a real individual and does not follow the usual feline mold.
Pisces (February 19 - March 20)
Independent, Creative, Compassionate cat with Psychic Abilities
The Pisces cat is the most sensitive of cats. Gentle and understanding, the Picean feline enjoys soft music, sunny days and the sound of flowing water. Cats born under this sign like to be kept in the lap of luxury.