My new post is up at Witches and Pagans.
When two animals team up, they may form a beneficial partnership called symbiosis.
In symbiosis, the two animals provide something, which the other
cannot, for each other. It could be food, protection or eliminating
parasites. In many cases, neither can survive without the other. This
other animal is in a special relationship with your animal teacher.
Therefore that animal is also one of your animal teachers.
Read more at: Animal relationships: symbiosis