The 🦨 meaning is Skunk. A black and white skunk with a typical big fluffy tail. But when and how do you use the skunk emoji in WhatsApp and other news platforms? The skunk emoji works well if you want to say for example, “I have not taken a shower for a long time – I smell like a 🦨” The emoji combines well with a zoo visit. For example, you might say, “I’m in the zoo right now 🦨” This emoji was approved as part of Unicode 12.0 in 2019 and added to Emoji 12.0 in 2019.