The Jiao (狡) is a beast in Chinese mythology. It is one of the mythical beasts featured in the Chinese classic text Classic of Mountains and Seas (山海经).
The Jiao resembles a dog with the markings of a leopard. It has horns on its head similar to ox horns and barks like a dog. In lives in Yushan (玉山) mountain and it's appearance in an area indicates it will have a good harvest.