In the world of dreams the rules of reality do not necessarily apply. Each dream is unique and it's a direct link to the soul and spirit. Psychology provides its own theories on what dreams mean, but so did tradition and the study of dreams for thousands of years before any relevant science had developed.
Dream Meanings - Quail
To dream of a quail means you will disagree with people close to you. It’s very likely that you will have to face unpleasant circumstances.