What Is My Spirit Animal by Birthday?

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Do you wake up every morning and read your daily horoscope? Do you believe that your birth month and sign dictate the type of personality you are? Whether you are a firm believer or not, we share your spirit animal based on your birthday but also what the ideal gift is for your spirit animal.

In this post, you are going to learn about:

  • Your spirit animal based on birthday
  • Gifts for your spirit animal

Find Your Spirit Animal

Here is a list of spirit animals based on one’s birthday.

March 21 to April 19 – The Cheetah 

If you are born between March 21 to April 19, your zodiac sign is Aries. It is also the first sign in the zodiac. For those born in this window, their spirit animal is the cheetah. Considered the world’s fastest land mammal, it makes sense that Aries spirit animal is this exotic yet beautiful animal.

How do you know if your spirit animal speaks to you? Traits of someone whose spirit animal is the cheetah include:

  • Leaders
  • Independent
  • Brave
  • Competitive
  • Headstrong
  • Impulsive

April 20 to May 20 – Polar Bear

If you are born between April 20 to May 20, it seems this is another spirit animal that matches their zodiac, the polar bear. The zodiac for this birthday period is the Taurus. Those whose spirit animal is the polar bear are:

  • Dependable
  • Practical
  • Trustworthy
  • Artistic
  • Loyal

Both the polar bear and Taurus are gentile creatures until provoked. If they or someone they care about is threatened, they have no issues going into fight mode and protecting those around them.

May 21 to June 20 – The Fox

For those born between May 21 to June 20, their spirit animal is the fox. The fox is a creature that is adaptable and flexible. They are always willing to go out there and explore.

Other traits of someone whose spirit animal is the fox include:

  • Intelligent
  • Adaptable
  • Sociable
  • Communicative
  • versatile

June 21 to July 22 – The Tortoise 

If you are born between June 21 to July 22, your zodiac sign is Cancer, which is very similar to your spirit animal, the tortoise. Both signs are gentle and emotional yet can be very adaptable when need be.

Traits of someone whose spirit animal is the tortoise include:

  • Sympathetic
  • Reserved
  • Sensitive
  • Helpful
  • Emotional

While the tortoise is caring and sensitive, their downfall is that they do not like to face conflict and typically avoid any conflict whatsoever.

July 23 to August 22 – The Lion 

It seems almost suiting that the zodiac sign for someone born July 23 to August 22, would have the spirit animal the lion. Lions are the king of the jungle as they are dominant, strong, and crave attention.

Other traits of someone whose spirit animal is the lion include:

  • Confident
  • Generous
  • Intelligent
  • Stubborn
  • Arrogant

August 23 to September 22 – Mandrill

Don’t know what a mandrill is? It is a relative of the baboon. If your spirit animal is the mandrill you most likely are:

  • Hardworking
  • Cleaver
  • Resourceful
  • Opinionated
  • Judgmental

These shy yet loyal creatures are similar to the gray wolf in that they thrive best in a group setting.

September 23 to October 22 – A Gray Wolf 

The gray wolf is the spirit animal for anyone born between September 23 to October 22. They are loyal creatures and typically stay in packs of seven or eight.

Traits of someone whose spirit animal is the gray wolf include:

  • Diplomatic
  • Romantic
  • Team player
  • Innovative
  • Leaders
  • Idealistic

October 23 to November 21 – Elephant 

If your spirit animal is the elephant, you are:

  • Intelligent
  • Resourceful
  • Determined
  • Goal-orientated
  • Loyal
  • Vengeful

Don’t be deceived by an elephant’s size; they are very gentle beings until they need to be aggressive. They can be very protective. If your spirit animal is the elephant, your friends would describe you as being the caretaker, the protector, and someone they can always rely on.

November 22 to December 21 – Przewalski’s Horse 

The Przewalski’s Horse is a rare breed of a Mongolian wild horse. Those whose spirit animal is the Przewalski enjoy their freedom and being in wide-open spaces.

Traits of someone whose spirit animal is the Przewalski include:

  • Adventurous
  • Loves to learn
  • Brave
  • Competitive
  • Headstrong
  • Impulsive

December 22 to January 19 – Elephant Shrew

Small but mighty, the spirit animal for someone born between December 22 to January 19 is the elephant shrew. Found in Africa, the elephant shrew is a hardworking animal that thrives. In any environment.

Traits of someone whose spirit animal is the elephant shew include:

  • Successful
  • Responsible
  • Self-disciplined
  • Hard-working
  • Family-orientated
  • Practical

Due to their hardworking and passionate drive, sometimes those whose spirit animal is the elephant shrew can come across as distant and cold. This is not the case; they are just very focused and disciplined; therefore, sometimes unable to give up on a task or be distracted.

January 20 to February 18 – Dolphin 

If your birthday is between January 20 to February 18, you are the fun-loving, energetic, and playful dolphin. Considered very sensitive, the dolphin is very intuitive and wise.

Traits of someone whose spirit animal is the dolphin include:

  • Highly intelligent
  • Open-minded
  • Friendly
  • Great communicators
  • Helpful

This spirit animal is free and wild, which makes sense that the dolphin’s downfall is boredom. If left confined and unable to explore and go on adventures, the dolphin can get very sad and depressed.

February 19 to March 20 – Seahorse 

According to traditional zodiacs, those born between February 19 to March 20 are known as Pisces. This water sign’s spirit animal is the seahorse, which is considered a seawater wonder.

Those whose spirit animal is the seahorse are typically:

  • Intuitive
  • Wise
  • Trustworthy
  • Compassionate
  • Helpful
  • Creative

The seahorse is unlike many sea creatures as it defies the norms of mother nature. For example, it is the male seahorse that gives birth to hundreds of little seahorses. If your spirit animal is the seahorse, you beat to the sound of your own drum, are creative but also very compassionate and understanding. One downfall of this spirit animal is that they come across as overly trusting, which can sometimes lead to them getting hurt.

Picking a Gift for the Spirit Animal

Are you trying to determine what gift to get someone? Consider their spirit animal and their traits as ideas to help you find that perfect birthday present. For example, someone whose spirit animal is creative, consider taking them to a pottery class or something that allows them to do things hands-on. If their spirit animal enjoys being out in the open and exploring, why not take them to a museum or on a hike.

Finding a gift that suits their spirit animal is sure to put a smile on their face.