Cocoons represent a place of safety, healing, or transformation.
Dreaming of a cocoon may be a response to a sense of feeling overburdened with life issues and the consequent longing for relief. Such a dream may indicate a place where the consciousness can restore and re-create new paths of expression, or perhaps the birth of a new aspect of the self.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
To dream of practising legerdemain, or seeing others doing so, signifies you will be placed in a position where your energy and power of planning will be called into strenuous play to extricate yourself. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
To dream of a raccoon is a sign of rain (Gypsy). The Ainos pray to the skulls of these animals during drought to bring on rain; to increase the storm they don gloves and caps of raccoon skin and dance (Frazer). ... The Fabric of Dream
Raccoon will do whatever is necessary, go anywhere. do anything, in order to gather its resources. Raccoon can teach you how to become resourceful in taking care of the needs of your family or community. It may come to coax you out of complacency and into action to accomplish a task. Raccoon’s message is “Be resourceful.” As it has dark bands around the eyes, it may mention to see with your own two eyes the opportunities around you.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Dreams of a raccoon symbolize that you are feeling like the protector of the underdog. Perhaps you’ve been providing for those less fortunate than you and wearing a mask to protect your identity while you are doing random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty. Your dream is telling you that your benevolence will come full circle for you.... Strangest Dream Explanations
The symbolic meaning associated with the raccoon is based on its markings that look like a mask. In this way, the raccoon as a totem connects to the idea of disguise and secrecy. Its nocturnal mischief further increases the sensibility of this. When the raccoon appears in your dreams, you are being invited to consider what masks you are wearing in your life and where you might be able to deepen your experience of authenticity.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams