When you’re looking for love, it’s important to learn what really excites the object of your affection. Depending on his Chinese astrological sign, there are a variety of do’s and don’ts to be considered. It’s also wise to know what you’re getting yourself into before you commit to a new relationship.
Rat men love to try new things. They are constantly on the go between work and home, and from one new restaurant to the latest club. Rats are known for their charm and wit, so be prepared for some banter if you truly wish to impress him.
The Ox man will look to find a woman who shares the same ideals and values as he does. He sees this as prerequisite before beginning any relationship. Being patient with an Ox will be of utmost importance, as they will not jump into a relationship without careful consideration and forethought.
If you seek a relationship with a Tiger, be prepared for a whirlwind of activity. This sign’s rebellious and dynamic personality assures that there will never be dull moment. A Tiger’s mate must not be the jealous type, as this cat loves to be the center of attention and could spark the interest of many. The way to a Tiger’s heart is through his imagination.
Rabbit men seek tranquility and peace in their life, and they often express it in their artistic creations. Don’t be fooled by their cool indifference; deep down Rabbits are extremely sensitive. This man will appreciate a well-planned date, so pick a low-key activity where the focus will be on getting to know each another.
Dragon has no shortage of potential lovers. Despite his egocentric and dogmatic personality, there is something alluring about him. If you seek a Dragon as a mate, be prepared for an independent individual. He will not be the most romantic partner but he will support you implicitly. Plan a date outdoors, as this sign loves to travel and explore.
The Snake enjoys the finer things in life -- opera, classic literature, theater -- and he loves to experience different cultures. Take him to a museum and an excellent restaurant, pair it with a good bottle of wine and stimulating conversation and you are guaranteed to make a good impression.
The Horse is charming, popular and sexually magnetic. It is hard to tame this wild stallion, as Horses prefer to be unattached. However, he could settle down if his partner shared the same love of adventure and travel. Since he is neither jealous nor possessive, this man will let you have your freedom as long as you give him his.
If you seek an emotional, compassionate mate, then the Sheep is for you. This guy is a homebody and will generally surround himself with family and animals. It will be especially important that you get along with his relatives, and that you share his love for creatures big and small.
To earn the heart of a Monkey, you must be just as clever and adventurous as he is. This sign is wary of trusting others too fast, so it will take some time for you to prove your staying power to him. The Monkey man will undoubtedly like to travel and explore unknown places, so be sure to have your hiking boots handy.
If you wish to date the eccentric and often misunderstood Rooster, you must have patience. It will probably be hard to tell whether or not this guy even likes you, as his ego may get in the way of telling you how he really feels. He loves the limelight, so you'll have to get used to being in the center of attention with him.
It's not hard to fall for a Dog, as his intelligent, generous and charming personality is notoriously the most likeable of the zodiac. Reliable and honest, the Dog wants someone who shares his compassion for justice. Since he enjoys beauty and luxury, giving him an extravagant gift could win you his heart.
The good-natured Pig is popular because of his honesty and generosity. He is an old-fashioned gentlemen who admires manners, tact and elegance in his lover. Remember: the way to a Pig's heart is through his stomach, so brush up on your culinary talents!