The anteater is a mostly solitary and nocturnal animal who can be found in various living conditions. It consumes termites using its tongue covered in sticky saliva.
This animal teaches that working alone on occasion, especially to work on an aspect of the self, can be a positive force in ones life.
To do what is natural is taught by the anteater, promotion of finding out what doesn't cause upset for the self and of others goes along with the teaching of doing what is natural.
The anteater teaches that one should be prepared to look for the best results, to dig around, as it may be difficult to do so and may take some time. The best results may be hidden but it can be found eventually.