Dove Sound Recordings Bismarck ND

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Bismarck, ND. 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.

Daves Hobbies
(701) 255-6353
200 West Main Ave
Bismarck, ND
 
PetSmart
(701) 250-8107
1211 W Century Ave
Bismarck, ND
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 12:00-6:00

Bird House
(701) 258-6955
3101 State St
Bismarck, ND

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Cashman Nursery
(701) 222-3333
3400 East Main
Bismarck, ND
Products / Services
Flower Seed, Seed, Wildflower Seed

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Daves Hobbies
(701) 255-6353
200 West Main Ave
Bismarck, ND
 
Wheels Wings-n-Hobbies
(701) 667-7200
4018 Memorial Highway
Mandan, ND
 
House Of Sund Pet Ctr
(701) 223-0112
2700 State St
Bismarck, ND

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PetSmart
(701) 250-8107
1211 W. CENTURY AVE.
BISMARCK, ND

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Unreal RC
(701) 577-1032
1804 2nd St. West
Williston, ND
 
Wheels Wings-n-Hobbies
(701) 667-7200
4018 Memorial Highway
Mandan, ND
 
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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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