Dove Sound Recordings Birmingham AL

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Birmingham, AL. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to dove sound recordings, dove song recordings, and dove bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting doves, dove feeders, dove types, and dove descriptions.

Homewood Toy & Hobby
(205) 879-3986
2830 S 18th St.
Birmingham, AL
 
The Model Box
(205) 978-8787
1921 Hoover Court
Hoover, AL
 
Marys Beads
(256) 658-4972
Birmingham Fleamarket
birmingham, AL
 
Model Box The
(205) 978-8787
1921 Hoover Ct
Birmingham, AL

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Jigsaw Novelties
(205) 491-2820
3302 Ab Mem Dr # 106
Hueytown, AL

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Homewood Toy & Hobby Shop
(205) 879-3986
2830 South 18th Street
Homewood, AL
 
Oak Mountain Hobbies
(205) 685-8980
2659 Pelham Parkway
Pelham, AL
 
HandCraftIt Ltd
(+01) 443-3929
Kings street 121
Birminghem, AL
 
Oak Mountain Hobbies
(205) 685-8980
2659 Pelham Pkwy
Pelham, AL

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Chocolate Kisses Dog Boutique
(205) 413-9143
2005 15th Place Sw
Birmingham, AL
 
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Mourning Dove

Zenaida macroura L 12 ½ " WS 18" WT 4.2 OZ (120g)

Photo by Maslowski Wildlife Productions.

Listen to a mourning dove.

A long, tapered tail enhances the slender profile of this cool brown and pinkish dove. An irregular smattering of black spots dots the coverts and secondary wing feathers. Males usually are bluer on the crown and nape than females but there is some overlap. Breeding pairs can sometimes be sexed by plumage, but in larger flocks it is not reliable and young males are inseparable from females. Feet are bright reddish pink; the flesh around the eye is turquoise.

Mourning doves occupy most habitats in North America and have been found nesting to 10,000 feet in western mountains. Although they stay in pairs during the nesting season, they travel in flocks of a dozen to several hundred during other seasons. Immatures begin flocking together in summer, and adults join these flocks as they finish breeding. Flocks move between agricultural fields, where waste grain and weed seeds abound, but often frequent suburban yards and especially feeding stations. There is a large general migratory movement southward in autumn, but many birds are resident throughout the winter even in the northern plains states and southern Canada.

The male's song is a low, mournful oooah, ooh, ooh, ooh , easily imitated by whistling through cupped hands. Females may coo softly in reply. The alarm call is a rough Whoo!

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Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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