Those with the Wolf birth totem exhibit a wealth of gentility, compassion and benevolence. This Native American Zodiac Sign also demonstrates many other beautiful characteristics including adaptability, sensitivity and honest love toward those in their circle.
Wolf Birth Totem Overview
Some Native American, Shamanic, & Medicine Wheel Astrologers use Cougar for this totem.
Wolf medicine evokes the energy of spiritual illumination!
The Native American Zodiac tells us that if you were born in the Northern Hemisphere between February 19 and March 20, or in the Southern Hemisphere between August 23 and September 22, you have the Sign of the mystical Wolf inspiring you.
In Western tradition this corresponds to the sensitive Pisces (North) and precise Virgo (South).
The challenge for Wolf is avoiding becoming impractical when it comes to helping solve the problems of others. She must also watch her timid nature as others may take advantage of it.
If you are a Wolf you are also a seer (psychic, clairvoyant, medium, etc.).
Connecting with your higher self, the Ancestors and the Divine enhances this gift. You know the Mysteries are out there and your always tuning into that still small whisper that provides insight and sensitivity.
At times you may feel disconnected from daily life because of your strong spiritual nature, and this is certainly one of your life’s lessons.
Compassion walks with Wolf, and it’s an attribute Wolf can teach others.
It is sometimes hard to look at life’s darker side, but our world needs Wolf’s kindness and communal mindset.
It is not unusual for Wolf to dedicate much of their lives to spiritual pursuits, particularly personal enlightenment.
Wolf Traits, Personality and Characteristics
Wolf aligns with the East wind, the direction of East-Northeast and the element of Water.
The Native American Zodiac tells us that the Wolf season foreshadows the earth’s renewal and the season of spring.
All that fresh energy gives Wolf dynamic bursts especially for starting new projects.
Water influences Wolf emotions, saturating them with empathy. Wolf joins the Frog clan with the expressive Snake and helpful Woodpecker.
Ever-wise Wolf loves to take on the role of guide and teacher, particularly in close knit settings.
Wolf always pays close attention to family and their inner circle. This birth totem appreciates people who speak and act from their heart, but generally avoid confrontations.
Nature shows us that Wolf has highly refined senses including vibrational ones. This is part of the reason why their spiritual instincts are so “spot-on”.
Wolf can sometimes be a little confusing because they seem to crave freedom as much as intimacy, and will move in and out emotionally to feed both desires.
You can trust Wolf to illustrate great inventiveness, which sometimes actually distracts them from goals and intention.
Wolf is also a sensitive creature so watch your words and how you deliver them. Respect and honesty are both very important to this totem sign.
Wolf’s magic crystal is Jade, which helps them become more fun-loving.
Jade also compliments the Wolf’s generosity and love. The healer’s plant, Plantain, aligns with Wolf providing grounding and protection.
Wolf Totem Love Compatibility
The Native American Zodiac tells us that Wolf pairs best with those born under the sign of Snow Goose, Woodpecker, Bear, Snake and Beaver.
When Wolf is in a committed relationship there is no question of his/her love and devotion.
Wolf is sensitive, romantic, and has a tendency to loose themselves in love. Your Wolf mate will know what you need and when you need it, and want to fulfill your fantasies if you give them tenderness in return.
Wolf Totem Animal Career Path
Wolf excels in any career requiring sensitivity and insight.
The only caution is that they must put up energetic safeguards so they don’t become overwhelmed.
Wolf is a practiced networker who enjoys a more laid-back office space with co-workers they enjoy.
Sample careers for the Wolf include writing, spiritual guidance, and RN. More often than not, Wolf prefers to work behind the lines rather than in the spot light.
Wolf Totem Metaphysical Correspondences
- Birth dates, Northern Hemisphere:
Feb 19 – Mar 20
- Birth date, Southern Hemisphere:
Aug 23 – Sept 22
- Corresponding Zodiac Signs:
Pisces (North), Virgo (South)
- Birth Moon: Big Winds Moon
- Season: Month of Rebirth
- Stone/Mineral: Jade
- Plant: Plantain
- Wind: East
- Direction: East – Northeast
- Element: Water
- Clan: Frog
- Color: Blue Green
- Complimentary Spirit Animal: Brown Bear
- Compatible Spirit Animals: Brown Bear, Beaver, Snake, Snow Goose, Woodpecker