Cougar says it's time to let go of guilt. You are the only one that has not forgiven yourself.-Cougar
Cougar Meaning, and Messages
Alternatively, the cougar symbolism is letting you know that you must use your leadership skills without the ego. In other words, cougar meaning reminds you that you must lead by example rather than forcing others to follow.
Cougar Totem, Spirit Animal
People with the cougar totem are most likely a natural leader. They walk their talk and lead by example. Folks with this spirit animal also know how to set their boundaries. They are also very clear with people if they have crossed them. Everyone can hear them purr when they are happy and satisfied. People with this power animal are a master at camouflage. Cougar totem people are also decisive, impactful and always capable of taking charge. These people can attack without hesitation, as well as defend themselves when need be.
Folks with this power animal are usually in positions of trust. They are also flexible in achieving the results that they desire. These people are good at balancing power, intention, and strength, and are often keeping the peace in tense situations.
For more information on these Wild Cats check out our Big Cats page. The Mountain Lion is also closely related to the lynx, cheetah, and jaguar. The favorite prey of the Catamount is the deer, and the porcupine, these animals should also be studied if this is your spirit animal.
Cougar Dream Interpretation
When you have a cougar dream, it can mean several things depending on the context of your vision. If the mountain lion is asleep or resting it could be drawing your attention to the fact that you have strength and elegance. In other words, you are well-respected by your peers. It can also mean that you have reached your goals and that it is time to relax a bit before taking on something new.
One of these big cats on the prowl could be speaking to you of passion and sexuality, or of successfully hunting down your goals to completion. A traveling mountain lion could mean that it is checking it’s perimeter boundaries of its territory. In this case, the message is that you need to make sure that your boundaries are respected. Occasionally, this cat in your dreams can represent female hostility and intensity. Therefore, a cougar dream may imply danger or a life-threatening situation. Conversely, it can also mean a risk to your social position and well-being. Thus, it is essential to pay attention to your emotions during these dreams because it will give you important clues as to the message this cat is trying to bring you.