Totem or Spirit Stones are totem animals and / or other symbols which are carved into, or from gemstones with metaphysical properties. This unites the inherent power of the symbol with the healing property of the crystal or stone.
It is believed that the symbol of the totem animal or symbol brings guidance and protection and in many cases can teach us based on the particular animal or symbol you choose or feel drawn to.
The cat spirit animal reminds us to have the courage to take risks, but to take risks wisely and with much forethought. To be adventurous and to not be afraid of exploring our physical world or our connection with the realms above.
Cats have been revered by many cultures, and especially by the ancient Egyptians who believed cats to be magical and fore-tellers of severe weather and natural disasters. The cat spirit animal represents independence with one of their messages being to work take care of what needs to be done but never to forget to take care of oneself. They encourage us to look closely at a situation and to remember that taking the time and care needed to examine a situation results in great rewards.