The animals would influnce people's lives very much. Each animal based on their charachter, and living habits.
Ancient Chinese people believed and believed there are 12 full moons within 1 year. So its origin is based on astronomy. All related with an earthly branch.
The twelve animals.- Rat, Ox,Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Sheep, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, Pig.
We all start somewhere on our journey. This is a chinese proverb.....................
Do you know what animal sign you are in the Chinese Zodiac.
Peace and happiness