Independent, having strong ideas about how things should be, lithe and adaptable, mysterious. Dreaming of this animal can represent:
- Having too much of one of these qualities, or that you could benefit by being less this way
- Not having enough of one of these qualities, or that you could benefit by being more like this
- Someone or something in your real life with whom you associate one of these qualities (an event, situation, threat, etc.)
For more clues, pay attention to what the animal was doing or any particular characteristic that stood out. A cat can also represent an actual cat in your life, or your inner child (meaning that you could benefit from more attention to your self-care, self-reward, or self-focus).
A cat in trouble, sick, or overlooked can mean you may be overlooking a responsibility for yourself or your life.