Yocean Yogi is a brand and may generate affiliate commissions on some pages of this site. More about this.

Sharing is caring!

The Dog Spirit Animal

This Is Everything You Wanted To Know

Lisa Taylor

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 dog animal totem for 2021.

I have spent 12 hours all day researching and creating this handy guide.

And yes, I do love my dogs just as much as you! 😃

I’m also COMPLETELY obsessed with animal totems here at Yocean Yogi.

So if you’re curious to know:

➜ If the dog is your spirit animal

➜ What the common meanings of the animal totem are

➜ The positive and negative traits of this spirit animal

➜ When you should call upon your spirit animal

➜ Unusual and mystical facts about the dog symbolism

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

Dog Spirit Animal FAQs (June 2021)

Common Dog Spirit Animal Meanings

Most common meanings of the dog spirit animal are:

➜ Sheer loyalty and companionship

➜ Always doing the right thing everytime

➜ Being a friend in times of need

➜ Having instincts and acting on intuition

➜ Knowing the limits of our own self

Positive Traits

Positive traits of the dog spirit animal are:

➜ You’re always joyous and pleasing towards others

➜ Exploring your world is something you crave

➜ It’s exciting to meet new people every single day

➜ You thrive when taking orders from superiors

➜ You want to care and support those closest to you

Negative Traits

Negative traits of the dog spirit animal are:

➜ You can be aggressive in new encounters

➜ Others might not often trust you initially

➜ You have a tendency to have split personalities

➜ It’s often easy for you to get in some trouble

➜ You can be taken advantage of sometimes

When To Call

You should call upon your dog spirit animal when:

➜ You need to become more brave and confident

➜ You have a lack of self-love and nurturing

➜ It’s time for you to be in the care of others

➜ You desire to be appreciated for your efforts

➜ You’re wanting to please a significant other

Mystical Facts

Here are some interesting facts about this totem:

➜ It leads to a more exciting journey

➜ A sense of curiosity surrounds you

➜ Protection and devotion are top elements

➜ New opportunities are on the horizon

➜ It’s time to develop your own character

Is This Your Spirit Animal?

You’ll easily know if the dog is your spirit animal if:

➜ You’re the type that wants to nurture others

➜ You’re acutely aware of your surroundings

➜ You’d prefer to take orders from superiors

➜ You also serve to protect your relationships

➜ You’re very comfortable with being adored

Continue The Journey With Yocean Yogi

Animal Totems

The Dove Spirit Animal and Totem Meanings

The dove is one very beautiful spirit animal. If you have encountered one recently in real life or in your dreams, then there is a divine message to learn. If you’re curious, we’ve covered this beautiful animal quite extensively. In

Read More »
Spirituality

7 Best Chakra Books [The Yogi Guide]

Chakra Books are the perfect getaway whether you’re a passionate student or reiki practitioner. We’ve reviewed some of the best chakra books out there. We love our spiritual development as much as the next person. As such, we love reading

Read More »
Meditation

What is the Baba Nam Kevalam meaning?

Ever wondered what the Baba Nam Kevalam mantra actually means in the world of yoga wisdom? Well, we’ve got the answer right here. The Sanskrit Mantra “Baba Nam Kevalam” means to chant the name of the beloved. As an alternative

Read More »

👉 5 Signs That You've Experienced A Past Life Dream (#4 Is Interesting...)

🕉 Yoga Etiquette For Your First Yoga Class (We Know It's A Tad Awkward)

🙏 7 Best Chakra Books For Beginners (Which One Have You Read?)

🧘🏼‍♀️ Vinyasa vs Hatha Yoga (A Guide For Those Starting Out Fresh)

🥰 23 Best Podcasts You Need To Listen To (An Hour of Melting)