Chinese New Year 2018 will be on February 16, so the Year of the Dog challenge will be from February 2 to March 1.
In addition to dog-related words (I'm still working on the list) & images, these words will work:
As suggested by GoryDetails:
Any book with the number of a Year of the Dog in the title will work:
1862, 1874, 1886, 1898, 1910, 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, etc. You can extend the list out in either direction with multiples of 12 or use a calculator like this one: https://www.travelchinaguide.com/---/zodiac
- I recommend using a mid-year date to avoid the ambiguity caused by the moveable date of the lunar New Year.
More to come...