Chinese Zodiac Symbols — from prntr.com. The Chinese Zodiac (also known as the Eastern Zodiac) is composed of twelve different animal symbols, each one representing a different personality type. The animals of the Chinese Zodiac are Rat, Ox Tiger, Rabbit (a.k.a. Hare), Dragon, Snake, Horse, Ram (a.k.a. sheep or goat), Monkey, Rooster, Dog and Pig.