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What's Your Spirit Animal?
by Zoe Samuel
A spirit animal has been defined as "an animal, plant, or natural object serving among certain tribal or traditional peoples as the emblem of a clan or family and sometimes revered as its founder, ancestor, or guardian". But for most folks these days, a spirit animal is a creature you feel a kinship with, whose characteristics represent something about your skills and interests. Take this quiz to find out which one is yours.