Cat is a common animal that you may have dreams about, we will go through many of the dream symbolism and interpretation when you encounter cats in your dreams. The dream symbol has different significance depending on whether you are a cat lover or not.
To see a cat in your dream generally symbolizes an independent spirit, feminine sexuality, creativity, and power. Like any other dream interpretations, remember to take note of the context of meeting or seeing the cat in your dream. Take note of your own emotions, the actions of the cat, as well as the cat’s environment within the dream can offer valuable clues into the meaning of the cat dream.
Dream About Various Cat Behaviors
If the cat is aggressive in the dream:
It suggests that you are having problems with the feminine aspect of yourself.
If the dream features a cat hiding from you:
It could indicate that someone is being deceitful or treacherous toward you.
To see cats playing in your dream refers to your frisky nature. You need to show your feminine yet playful side. Try to have more fun with your daily routine that you may consider more feminine in nature. Consider have some fun while cooking for yourself, or play with your children to have fun.
When the dream cat is actually talking to you and giving you advice:
It represents your feminine self is speaking out to you, listen to the message and take note what it has to say about your life and decisions. You may also have more power and say in your work place. However, if the cat is crying and screaming, someone close to you is in need of help.
When the cat in dream is giving birth or being pregnant with kittens:
Consult with our general pregnancy dream interpretation, however, when cat is giving birth to kittens inside your dream, it means that you may have more responsibilities in the near future from your independent yet creative decisions. New phases of life are being born or started into the world.
If the cat is cuddling with your dream:
When you have a cat yourself, the dream may be about the actual action. However, if not, the cuddling action represents you are at peace with your feminine side.
When the cat continues to purr and meow at you and do nothing else:
You have a false friendship or a weak friend who may betray you.
Dreaming about a friendly cat following you:
Means that you have someone who looks up to you.
The Cat is in Water somehow:
The dream represents that you are in an uncomfortable place in life, if the cat is underwater drowning and suffocating, it means that you are really truly uncomfortable. Try to get yourself out of the condition as soon as possible.
The dream features a cat running away from you:
You are too pushy with your endeavors and your actions are pushing people around you away. Learn to be more gentle and do things more slowly.
The Dream contains Cat Poop, feces, urine, or cat litter:
Let go of your negativity in life. You have been hoarding or bottling up your negative emotions. It is time to toss those away and start life fresh.
Dreams About Cat Eating or Chasing Various Targets
The Cat is Chasing or Eat Mouse or Rat in Dream:
Dreaming about a cat hunting down to catch and eat a mouse means good fortune. You will achieve the short term goals that you may have. However, if you have a younger girl in the house, the dream may indicate that you may have an overbearing female figure making the girl uncomfortable.
The Cat is Eating a Snake in Dream:
It means that you are dealing with a difficult situation with unsettling emotions. You are trying to heal and make yourself whole through your feminine touch.
The Cat is Eating a Bird in Dream:
It means that you will succeed with finding love and succeed in your romantic conquest.
The Cat is Killing or Chasing a Spider:
To have a dream that a cat killed a spider
Suggests that you are expressing your femininity in a seductive and cunning manner rather than in an overtly and almost destructive way.
Dream About Hurt or Injured Cat
If the cat is missing or lost in the dream:
To dream that you cannot find your cat highlights your independent spirit. You need to allow yourself to be free and not let anyone or anything hold you back. If the cat appears to be a stray cat, it shows that you have long lose connection with your feminine self.
Dream about Cat on Fire:
First note to see if the fire is killing or hurting the cat, or if the cat is embracing the fire as a part of itself. Also take note and observe your own emotions when you see the burning cat on fire. If the cat is burning and in pain, it represents that your own fire and masculinity is hurting or burning away the feminine part of your life. However, if the cat appears to yield the power of fire, it signifies your ability to control both your inner fire with your femininity.
To see a dead cat or hear a cat being killed implies that you are lacking autonomy and independence in some area of your life. Alternatively, the dream means that you are refusing to recognize your feminine power. Take notice of the type of death that the cat is suffering from, is it drowning and suffocation? Or is it a violent and sudden death like car accident.
When the cat is bleeding blood in the dream,
A feminine figure in your life is calling for help, try to spend more time with them to see if you can help them heal and recover.
To dream that you are saving the life of a cat implies that you are reclaiming your independence and power.
Dreaming about a Cat with Broken Leg
Means that you will be faced with difficult decisions. You will have to slow down and rethink your course in life. Take consideration to what broke the cat’s leg in the dream, that can offer invaluable insight to help you decipher the decision that you may have to make.
Dream About Cat Attacks
To dream that a cat is scratching with its claws you suggests that you are feeling threatened.
To dream that a cat is biting you symbolizes the devouring female taking control the various aspect of your life.
Depending on the body part where is being attacked by the cat, it can have mixed interpretations. For example, a cat biting and attacking your leg and causing you to fall, may mean that something or someone feminine is causing you to lose balance in life. The feminine part can be a person such as your girlfriend or spouse, or it could be your feminine side.
When the cat is biting your hand and fingers, it means that you have lost touch with your feminine side.
If you are afraid of the angry cat and its aggressive behavior in your dream.
It suggests that you are fearful of the feminine. The dream may be a metaphor for “cattiness” or someone who is “catty” or feisty. If the cat hisses in the dream, it means that you are overstepping your boundaries with your actions in waking life.
Dream about Two Cats Fighting Each Other:
The feminine figures or your inner feminine self is clashing with one another. Your mother and you or your spouse if you are a man, or the girlfriends may be fighting with one another in your waking life. The cat fighting each other represents “catfight”.
When the Cat is fighting a Dog within the dream:
The dog in dreams typically represent close acquaintance of you. To dream about cats fighting dogs in the dream, the female figures of your life may not approve of your friends or social circle.
Dream About Different Types of Cats
Black Cat in the Dream:
Black Cat generally represents misfortune and bad luck. It could also mean that you are scared of using and believing in your intuition. If you see a black cat in your dream that goes along with a major decision or transition in your life, make sure to go with your first instinct. If the black cat is attacking you or biting you to get your attention, make sure you try to listen to its message. Is it telling you to move ahead or stop? Do not ignore the signs of a black cat and face your situation.
White Cat in the Dream:
It denotes difficult times.
Blue Cat in the Dream:
Blue cat denotes true to yourself and listen to your inner feminine voice.
Brown Cat in the Dream:
You are likely to receive important news shortly.
Rainbow Cat in the Dream:
You will achieve your goal with the help of many people.
Dirty Cat in the dream:
You or a close friend will recover from long term illness.
Fat Cat in the Dream:
Good fortune and luck is around the corner if you dream about giant or larger than normal cats.
Flying Cat in the Dream:
Freedom is what you crave and want, let your inner inhibitions go and be wild.
Grey Cat in the Dream:
Listen to the message in the dream as it offers valuable guidance.
Ginger Cat in the Dream:
Business endeavors will likely to be profitable and worthwhile.
Expect great fortunes coming from all sources.
Green Cat in the Dream:
Welcome the chances that will happen in your life is key.
Consider checking out the general colors interpretation in dreams.
Young Baby Kittens in the Dream:
Rekindle your inner creative spirit. Try to see the world from other angle and learn new things. Do not be afraid to be mischievous and experiment with new activities and be adventurous. However, if the kittens appear to be getting into trouble or dangerous situation within the dream. You need to be extra careful about trying out new things.
Seeing Cat Eyes in the Dream:
Look beneath the surface to see the truth.
Cat with No Tail in the Dream:
You may be expressing some fear or frustration especially when something is not going as planned. The balance of your plans have been lost and you are stumbling through life’s courses.
Blind Cat or Cat with No Eye in the Dream:
Listen to your inner voice and intuitions. It is time to rely on other senses other than just seeing with eyes.