Dreams of persecution symbolize some of the problems and conflicts that you face in real life. The dream in which you chase a thief promises to defeat your enemies. If you dream that a shark is chasing or attacking you, then such a dream means the coming calamities and cataclysms. A dream in which a dog chases a small animal while hunting means that there are conflicts between friends. If you have a dream that you are being chased by a creepy monster, you will soon be in trouble.