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The Otter Spirit Animal

This Is Everything You Wanted To Know

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Lisa Taylor

Chilled yogi. Chai enthusiast. Often ponders the meaning of the universe. Writes weekly for Yocean Yogi.

This is the definitive guide to the otter symbolism for 2021.

It’s now taken me the last 2 hours channelling this spirit animal.

And aren’t these the most adorable creatures on earth? ๐Ÿ˜Š

So if you’re curious to know:

โžœ If the otter is your spirit animal for this earth journey

โžœ What the common meanings of the animal totem are

โžœ The positive and negative traits of this spirit animal

โžœ When you should call upon your spirit animal

โžœ Unusual and mystical facts about the otter symbolism

Then you’re certainly in the right space. Let’s begin!

Otter Spirit Animal FAQs (June 2021)

Common Otter Spirit Animal Meanings

Popular meanings of the otter spirit animal are:

โžœ Having total freedom to explore and express

โžœ Focusing on what can make positive impacts

โžœ Being open and receptive new people’s ideas

โžœ Listening to your heart and your own intuition

โžœ Tapping into your heart’s calling and passion

Positive Traits

The positive traits of the otter spirit animal are:

โžœ You tend to be very creative and thrive daily

โžœ It’s easy for you to find energy and inspiration

โžœ You enjoy being both sociable and indepent

โžœ You’re often complimented on your organisation

โžœ You tend not to hang on to the past baggage

Negative Traits

The negative traits of the otter spirit animal are:

โžœ You keep running off into 47+ new directions

โžœ You already have freedom, yet you keep searching

โžœ It’s hard for you to own up to your own mistakes

โžœ It’s typical for you to put too much on your plate

โžœ Your ego gets hurt when things don’t go your way

When To Call

This is when to call on your otter spirit animal:

โžœ You’re ready to seek out exciting adventures

โžœ Your soul is calling for more joy and humour

โžœ When you need to let go of your past regrets

โžœ At times when you find crossroads in your life

โžœ When you’re ready to surrender to the flow

Mystical Facts

Here are some interesting facts about this totem:

โžœ It’s about unleashing your inner child spirit

โžœ It reminds you to take the unconventional path

โžœ It expands your awareness of your worldview

โžœ It reminds us that we don’t always need to focus

โžœ We can find joy in almost every situation we face

Is This Your Spirit Animal?

You’ll know if the otter is your spirit animal if:

โžœ You enjoy expressing your playful spirit

โžœ You make time for work and time for play

โžœ You feel a strong calling for creative energy

โžœ You know it’s time to let go of your baggage

โžœ You want the freedom to call your own shots

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