Serpents denote the necessary evils that are part of life. When a serpent appears in your dream, you are about to encounter forces of evil or bad fortune beyond your control. These enemies will come at you through deception presenting you with ideas and prepositions that appear beneficial to all parties on the outside, but the reality is that it hurt you tremendously.
A crocodile is a dangerous omen when it appears in your dream. It represents a task or obstacle that will be detrimental to your health. The crocodile will guide you towards the wrong direction till you fail, then it will snap you up. Expect to see bad events unravel right before your eyes. Paid attention to them very carefully as it effects you in negative ways unimaginable when managed inadequately.
Ticks are blood suckers, and they are the same in your dreams. Often draining large amounts of energy from the host. When you see ticks in your dream, there is a situation or event currently on your mind that keeps sucking up your time and energy. Find and address this issue immediately to save your career and relationships.
It could be vices such as drug use, alcohol abuse, or bad relationships that are slowly destroying your life. Put an end to it immediately.
Unfortunate as it is to have this dream of being abused, no one should ever suffer through such an experience. The dream may have to do with a bad memory of being bullied or being neglected in the younger years. However, as an adult and having survived the ordeal, it is time to let go and start a new chapter in the life you want for yourself.
Distance these bad dreams by seeking therapy if necessary.