As for everyone else, read on to understand what the Year of the Earth Dog has in store for you. Chinese astrology and feng shui experts seem to agree that the forecast for the Year of the Earth Dog appears a little depressing. People will crave things that have passed,â said Hong Xiang Yi, a renowned feng shui expert in Jakarta. Hong Xiang Yi, a renowned feng shui expert in Jakarta (Courtesy of Hong Xiang Yi/File)Put into a local perspective, Hongâs predictions turn even gloomier. Along with urging people to be cautious with their finances, feng shui experts have also spoken of the possibility of positive news in family and relationships in general.