Deer symbolize~ family oriented, introspection, acute senses, caregiver. The deer as a totem serves as a bridge between the wild and the tame. This is because the deer will often be seen on the edges of the wilderness it calls home. Deer will also venture into our roadways and gardens.
The maned wolf is the largest of the South American canids. It looks like a large fox with reddish fur and long, deer-like legs. The mammal is found in open habitats like grasslands with scattered bushes and trees. The tall legs are likely an adaptation to the tall grasslands of its native habitat.