White Squirrel Symbolism (Luck and Abundance)

The white squirrel is a very positive omen. It symbolizes good luck, change, and financial abundance. It also symbolizes the attributes of perseverance and goal setting, which are crucial to achieving success.

white squirrel symbolism

If a white squirrel is appearing to you in a dream, it is a sign to continue persevering with your goals and dreams, and that if you do, you will be rewarded in the form of success. 

Be sure to not overload yourself, and take note of any times a white squirrel appears in your dreams. You may find a pattern in its appearance.

Perhaps on the days you are most burnt out and stressed. By following along with your goals, you will be sure to reap the rewards the white squirrel is symbolic of. 

Symbolism of White Squirrels

white squirrel meaning

1. Good Luck

The rarity of a white or albino squirrel means that they are widely considered to be a sign of good luck. The chances of coming across a white squirrel out and about are incredibly slim. This is a very positive omen and one that you should accept with open arms. 

This good luck could be coming to you that day, or it could be sometime in the future. Make sure to take each day as it comes, and don’t be disheartened if you have a bad day. The squirrel is a reminder that the good is still to come. 

2. Change is Coming 

albino squirrel spiritual meaning

Historically, in mythology and lore, a white or albino squirrel is a symbol of change coming. This was considered to be a welcomed and good omen, indicating that troubling times are almost at their end, and the best is still to come.

Many people in modern times are anxious about change, however, the squirrel is there to show you that there is nothing to fear.

The change that is coming to you is a positive change, and you will soon see that although things may be different, different does not always mean bad.

Squirrels are preppers by nature, and the appearance of a white squirrel may be telling you that you need to buckle down and prepare for any changes that may come your way. 

If you are dreaming of a white squirrel, and in particular if in the dream you are chasing it or almost catching it, it may be a sign that you are yearning for change.

This isn’t as easy to act on and requires some work on your part. By taking active steps towards changing the direction of your life you will reap the rewards.

Take the dream as a playful push from the squirrel that your future is in your own hands, and you need to work hard to make your dreams come true. 

3. Financial Abundance

If you are dreaming of a white squirrel it may be a sign that you are going to come into financial abundance. This abundance could be in the form of a new job offer, a promotion, a side hustle, or even a lottery win!

The white squirrel is widely considered to be a lucky omen and related with a boom in the financial lives of those who dream of them.

Squirrels are very smart and prepared animals and their tendency to stockpile food and resources is symbolically linked with the human desire to accumulate wealth. 

If you are dreaming of a white squirrel and have been working on a business idea, or getting ready to pitch a promotion to your boss take it as a sign that you may be headed in the right direction.

This does not mean you get to sit back and wait for an influx of cash to drop into your lap. Like the squirrel, you need to prepare in order to reap the rewards.

Work your hardest, and dedicate yourself to perfecting your plan or proposal. The squirrel is a sign that wealth will come your way if you work for it.

4. Perseverance

A squirrel is a persistent animal, it does not stop planning and preparing until it has stockpiled a mass of resources. Similarly, you are a planner and persevere through whatever is thrown your way.

This is being recognized by the white squirrel appearing to you and should be acknowledged by you. The white squirrel is a symbol that your hard work and perseverance are being seen and are paying off for you.

Something good is bound to come from your good work if you continue the way that you are. 

Planning, preparing, and persisting and three great qualities that almost all successful people share. By staying on top of your work and giving tasks that you do your best efforts you will be successful in whatever you chose to do. 

5. Goal Setting

The importance of setting achievable goals cannot be overlooked. If you are dreaming of a white squirrel it is a sign that you need to address your goals and rework them.

Perhaps you are setting goals that are too unattainable. By setting unreachable goals you are setting yourself up for failure. Set smaller, more manageable goals that will not overload you. 

By setting smaller goals you will feel a sense of accomplishment each time you tick one-off.

Breaking up larger tasks into smaller, more manageable chunks has been proven to aid in motivation – as once you get on task ticked off, your brain releases a little dopamine to keep you motivated.

Do not overload your days with too many tasks, make sure you focus on what is the most important to you and fit other things around that. The squirrel’s focus is resource piling, doing this ensures its survival.

Find the things that ensure your survival and prioritize them above all else, perhaps it is school, exercise, family time, church – whatever it is that makes you feel the best, prioritize your goals around that, and then work from there.

Make sure your goals are things you are passionate about. 

How to Interpret Spiritual Symbolism

Interpreting symbolism and spiritual meanings is subjective and deeply personal. The symbolic meanings listed in this article are examples of potential interpretations, but might not be true for your situation.

Make sure you meditate and journal about your vision. Reflect on what you saw and think about what message you think is relevant to you and your life right now.

This doesn’t mean choosing the message you want to hear, but the one you think you need to hear at this point in your life. Only you can decide which meaning is the right one for your situation.

Conclusion: What do Albino Squirrels Symbolize?

Squirrels are generally linked with wealth and abundance, due to the way they gather acorns.

Just like real squirrels, if a white squirrel appears to you, it may be a sign that abundance is in your future. In many cultures, squirrels are associated with good luck, and change.