BEAR

The bear is a thoughtful creature and represents strength, family, vitality, courage and health.  

 

BEAVER

The Beaver is determined, serious, a hard worker and will not quit his job until he is done.

 

BUTTERFLY

The Butterfly has the ability to accept change, and symbolizes metamorphosis, balance and grace. The butterfly is a multicultural symbol of the beauty of nature.

 

DRAGONFLY

To Northwest Coast Aboriginal peoples, Dragonfly is a symbol of life's ever constant process of change.

 

EAGLE

The Eagle as a whole signifies focus, great strength and leadership 

 

HUMMINGBIRD

The hummingbird teaches you to appreciate and love the miracle of living. They are messengers of peace, and are very independent. They symbolize wonder and beauty.

 

OWL

First Nations people perceived the Owl to be linked with wisdom, foresight and the keeper of sacred knowledge.

 

RAVEN

The raven is crafty and inventive, using all that is available to him. Mischievous and curious, the Raven symbolizes creation and knowledge. He is there to show that every person sees the world in a different way.

 

SALMON

The Native Salmon Symbol symbolizes abundance, fertility, prosperity and renewal. For thousands of years the Salmon have been the primary food source for the Northwest Coast Native Americans and are highly respected.

 

WHALE

The Whale is known to help people in need when we are helpless or wounded. The whale symbolizes kindness, intelligence and compassion.

 

 

WOLF

The Native Wolf represents loyalty, strong family ties, good communication, education, understanding and intelligence.