Native American tribes believed that the animal spirit that is assigned for each person is totally defined by the date we are born. Native american culture is highly connected with nature and the idea of man, nature and animals having a sacred relation. The animal birth is a representation of the animal spirit that signifies each person.

Our traits and personal abilities may well be connected to the properties and qualities of an animal according to Native American tribes. Our animal totem can give us a more detailed insight on who we are and what we truly want in life and this way the animal spirit we are born under can work as a mirror to our personality. In the following article not only you can find out which is your animal birth totem according to your date of birth but you can also have access to all the details about your personality traits and attitudes.

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Native American animal can encompass just about all the animals, and their symbolic representation to the many tribes of the Americas. To narrow down the focus a bit, this page is devoted to birth animals – or zodiac animals.

Many Native American cultures have the belief that a person is assigned an animal upon the time of birth. Below are interpreted Native American symbols of the zodiac and the characteristics for each one.

Otter: Jan 20 – Feb 18

A little quirky, and unorthodox, the Otter is a hard one to figure sometimes. Perceived as unconventional, the Otter methods aren’t the first ones chosen to get the job done. This is a big mistake on the part of others – because although unconventional, the Otter’s methods are usually quite effective.

Yes, the Otter has unusual way of looking at things, but he/she is equipped with a brilliant imagination and intelligence, allowing him/her an edge over every one else. Often very perceptive and intuitive, the Otter makes a very good friend, and can be very attentive.

In a nurturing environment the Otter is sensitive, sympathetic, courageous, and honest. Left to his/her own devices, the Otter can be unscrupulous, lewd, rebellious, and isolated…

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