45+ Popular Animal Logos for your Inspiration

In the colorful world of brand identities, animal logos are like majestic landmarks. They capture the imagination and loyalty of people everywhere.

Think of a lion’s mighty roar in a sports brand showing courage or a butterfly’s gentle flutter in a beauty brand meaning transformation. These logos are more than just symbols.

They tell stories of strength, agility, wisdom, and grace. In this article, ‘Popular Animal Logos’, we go on a safari through the corporate world, seeing how these animal emblems have become powerful symbols of brand identity.

We’ll learn the secrets of their lasting charm and how they connect deeply with people, going beyond language and culture. L

Let’s start this exciting journey to find out how and why these animal logos have won over not just the market but also our hearts. 🌍🐅🦋

Top Animal Logos of Popular Brands


puma logo

The logo of this brand shows a leaping puma that is known as a cougar. A puma is an animal known for its strength, power, and energy.

So, this brand logo speaks for the position the brand holds in the market, and it also describes its products.


mgm logo

MGM or Metro Goldwyn Mayer, has been well known among people since the dawn of time. Haven’t we all grown up watching Tom & Jerry?

They were the distributor of the classic Gone with the Wind and had the rights over the film adaptation of The Wizard of Oz, which was a major hit in 1939.

This American media company’s logo depicts a roaring lion, symbolizing the grandeur and place they have held in their respective industry over the decades. 


lamborgini logo

The logo of this luxury automobile manufacturing company is depicted by a golden bull surrounded by a shield.

The bull symbolizes power, beauty, prestige, strength, and speed, which is the vision behind every vehicle manufactured by this company.

Aside from the obvious connotation, the logo is also personalized since the founder of Lamborgini loved attending bullfights and was a Taurus. 


bacardi logo

The Bacardi logo shows a fruit bat that was believed to be a sign of good, like by the wife of the founder of the largest private spirit company.

The red and black color of the logo depicts the strength, prestige, and determination that went behind this company and made the brand what it is today.

Ralph Lauren

ralph lauren logo

Ralph Lauren is an American fashion designer, and his brand logo depicts a polo player on horseback. Horses have always been a sign of royalty, dignity, class, and elegance.

That is the vision of the designer behind his luxurious line of clothing. Horseriding and polo games are pursuits of the higher class, and they depict the crowd they aim to please. 


jaguar logo

The logo of this multinational luxury vehicular company is depicted by a leaping jaguar. The jaguar symbolizes strength, speed, power, and foresight.

Thus, the logo, with its black and white color that is an embodiment of its elegance and class, also describes the quality of cars manufactured by them. 


swarovski logo

The logo of the Swarovski crystals business is depicted by a swan, which is an embodiment of grace, creativity, purity, and elegance.

The swan logo was not the original logo of Swarovski, yet we can not imagine a logo that could describe the ornaments designed by Swarovski better.

The swan in the Swarovski logo is white with wings that look like crystals, so it speaks for the brand and its products.


evernote logo

Evernote is an application designed for recording and organizing information.

The motive behind taking notes is to remember every little detail that people tend to forget when they do not write it down, and what better way to depict that than an animal known for its strong memory?

Unsurprisingly, the silhouette of an elephant head is used as a logo for this company.


playboy logo

We all are familiar with the bunny logo of this men’s lifestyle and entertainment magazine.

Bunnies have held a sexual connotation for ages. Women who assume the role of a damsel in distress have been sexualized by the American media for ages.

This dainty and shy creature has been used by this magazine to depict their understanding of what their target group desires. 

Red Bull 

eed bull logo

“Red Bull gives you wings”, is one of the most well-known catchphrases of our times.

This Austrian energy drink company occupies a large market share, and the logo of two bulls ready for a duel is as popular as its catchphrase. Sitting in an arena watching a duel, the energy of the animals is felt by the entire crowd, and that itself speaks for this drink.

The combination of the red and yellow colors signifies excitement and enthusiasm, which is guaranteed to the consumers.


twitter logo

The little bluebird on the white background of the Twitter logo is commonly known as the Twitter bird. Its warm blue color signifies the trust and loyalty that the company embodies.

The logo shows that the Twitter bird is flying, which indicates the groundbreaking ideas this social networking platform wants the public to be familiar with.

The head of the bird faces right, showing that the company is future-oriented, and the open beak is symbolic of freedom of speech.

Penguin Books

penguin book logo

Who is not familiar with the Life of Pi? This publishing house has brought great comfort to every book lover. It even provides audio and e-books.

The penguin in the logo was used since the owner’s secretary had suggested that it was a “dignified yet flippant”. The color codings of Penguin books signify the different genres of books published by them.


nestle logo

The logo of this well-known food and beverage company shows a net with a loving mother bird feeding her children.

This imagery is used to indicate the goal of the company to produce items that would nourish its consumers. It shows how the company wishes to look after its customers.

The nest in the logo is on an oak tree that showcases the pride of the company and the trust it has built among its customers since the 1860s.


smirnoff logo

This British-owned vodka brand is represented by an eagle with a crown, and it looks regal. Eagles symbolize pride, royalty, strength, and leadership, all of which talk about the brand’s current status.

The crown is symbolic of the high quality of the spirit. The red and silver color of the brand makes it eye-catching. 


burberry logo

The Burberry logo before 2018 depicted an Equestrian knight. Historically, knights were known for their courage, vigor, and being part of the royalty.

Thus, this logo is used to be a clear indicator of the products and vision behind this British luxury brand.

The forward-looking knight on horseback showed how the company desired to adapt to their consumers’ new fashion tastes and preferences with every passing day.


dove logo

This cosmetic brand has used the silhouette of a dove as its logo. Their products are for women alone and this bird’s pure and maternal symbol indicates the nourishment provided by their products.

The logo symbolizes the soft hair and skin guaranteed after the usage of their products.


msn logo

This web portal uses a butterfly logo that represents freedom along with excellence, which is represented by the black color of the logo. 


wwf logo

The World Wide Fund for Nature is represented by a panda. The goal of this organization is to protect endangered animals, and the panda is an endangered species, too.

This organization was set up in 1961 and that was the same year a big panda was brought to the London zoo. 

So the Panda logo fit and the message of the organization was conveyed without any hassle of the language barrier.


lacoste logo

This French clothing company has the most disputed logo of a crocodile, which overlaps with this Hong Kong-based clothing brand.

The crocodile represents freedom and power, alongside being gentle. This speaks volumes for the brand and its product.


hmv logo

His Master’s Voice is a film and music retailer based in the UK. Their famous logo of a dog listening to a cylinder phonograph has been used by several recognizable artists.

The dog is a mixed Terrier and represents loyalty because the painter of this logo had received recordings of his brother’s voice and his dog after his untimely death.

The dog used to sit near the phonograph and listen whenever he played the recordings. That’s how the logo came into being. 

The Famous Grouse

the famous grouse logo

This blended Scotch-whiskey-producing brand is represented by a Red Grouse, Scotland’s national game bird, which indicates the brand’s origin.

On Christmas, this brand reaches its highest sales in the UK.


camel logo

This famous American cigarette brand is represented by a camel itself.

A camel fights for survival in the hardest of times. This survival instinct by looking at the future represents the goal of the brand.

The city where this product originated became so famous that it is now known as the “Camel City.” 


peugeot logo

This French automotive manufacturing company is represented by a lion. The first thing that comes to mind when we think of the king of the jungle is power, speed, respect, and strength.

So this logo indicates the kind of products this company manufactures and its standing in the competitive market.

Alfa Romeo

alfa romeo logo

This premium car manufacturing company originated in Milan, Italy. The left side of its logo shows a red cross that represents medieval Christianity, while the right side shows a serpent eating a red man alive, and this serpent/dragon wears a crown.

This symbol essentially represents the history of the city from which it originated. This serpent/dragon is a sign of intimidation and royalty.

This brand dominates the market in its specific sector and has been prevalent since 1910, so its cars are a status symbol. 


firefox logo

This free web browser was developed by Mozilla Foundation in 2003. Their logo shows a fox curled around a blue circle which is almost like a globe.

A fox symbolizes wisdom, a thirst for knowledge, and opportunity. Thus, the logo essentially represents the aim of this platform. 


fevicol logo

This Indian-based adhesive brand’s logo shows the Magdeburg hemisphere being pulled by two elephants.

This indicates that this adhesive is so strong that even elephants can not pull two something apart when this has been applied to them.   


ferrari logo

This Italian sports car manufacturer used a prancing horse as its logo.

This horse was painted on the fuselage of the plane of an Italian fighter as a sign of good luck and in memory of this fallen pilot.

Thus, the horse in the logo is black. Being an Italian brand, it represents the colors of the flag as stripes on top of the logo.

The base color of this logo is yellow, representing the city of Modena, where the founder was born. 

Royal Stag

royal stag logo

This Indian brand of whiskey, which is now available in many countries across the world, uses a deer logo with a crown on its head.

The golden color of the logo represents the grandeur and prosperity of the brand. The deer, on the other hand, is a representation of the intuition that led to the foundation of this brand and its success.


ing logo

This Dutch multinational bank is a part of the list of global systematically important banks. Its logo represents an orange lion, the color of which is indicative of their Dutch origin.

The lion, on the other hand, represents the power held by this financial organization


tvs logo

The TVS Motor Company uses the logo of a running horse. This company is the third-largest manufacturer of two-wheelers and is well known for its speed, power, and the sense of freedom that it provides, all of which are synonyms with the symbolization of horses.


qantas logo

This Australian airline is a flag carrier and is represented by a kangaroo, which is the national animal of Australia, in its logo.

Thus, this kangaroo logo indicates the roots of this airline. The vibrant red color used in the logo is a sign of determination and strength. 


linux logo

This free and open-source software operating system was released in 1991. The penguin logo of this brand was designed as an entry to a Linux logo contest.

The name of this penguin is Tux, and it is depicted differently by different Linux distributors. Linux is most identifiable because of Tux.


porsche logo

This German automobile manufacturing company designed a logo that was closely aligned with the traditions of Württemberg-Baden since its headquarters was based in the capital of Württemberg.

This logo was inspired by the Free People’s State of Württemberg’s coat of arms.

This is the reason why the logo is shaped like a crest. The horse used in this logo represents the speed and grandeur of this brand. 

Abercrombie & Fitch

abercrombie and fitch logo

This American lifestyle brand made products with high-quality materials to promote a near-luxury experience for its customers.

However, it started as a company that made goods essential for hunting and camping so the logo f this brand is represented by a moose which is a wild animal that made an appropriate symbol for the company. 


hostgator logo

This Housten-based web hosting service provider is represented by an alligator. The main reason behind choosing this animal logo is that the name of the brand included “gator”.

This brand was founded in 2002 and has used this alligator as its brand identity ever since


roots logo

This publicly held Canadian lifestyle product brand is represented by a beaver as its logo since it is an iconic animal in Canada and represents its origin.

Though the company was founded in 1973, this beaver logo came into existence in 1985 with the launch of its athletic brand.


slazenger logo

This is the oldest surviving British sports product manufacturing brand, which is represented by its world-famous panther logo.

A panther represents power, grace, and leadership, which are synonyms for the goal and status of this brand. Since their primary focus is sports products, the leaping panther in the logo seems fitting.


kipling logo

This Belgian fashion brand was named after the author of Jungle Book, so the monkey as the brand logo seems rather fitting. The monkey represents fun, lighthearted spirit, and adventure.

These were the main ideas of the brand, which helped them establish themselves as a global handbag brand.

Hermes Paris

hermes paris logo

The logo of this high fashion luxury goods manufacturing company shows a Duc carriage with a horse. The horse is a symbol of power and the carriage of luxury.

The man in front of the horse represents a balance between wisdom and power. This balance has helped this brand prosper and hence remains one of its main motos. 

Levi Strauss & Co.

levi strauss and co logo

This was the first company to manufacture blue jeans. The logo shows how two horses are being made to pull a pair of jeans on either side, but there is no sign of them being ripped apart.

We know that a horse represents strength; hence, this shows that these jeans are so well made that even two animals embodying strength can not rip them apart. It was in 1886 that this logo became part of Levi’s brand. 

Ford Mustang

ford mustang logo

This series of American automobiles manufactured by Ford has the longest-produced Ford car nameplate and is still the fifth best-seller in 2020.

The logo represents a galloping horse that bears testimony to its speed and even the power it has held in the market since 1965.

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