Dove Sound Recordings Bloomington IL

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Bloomington, IL. 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.

Computer Deli, Inc
(309) 661-8266
1306 E Empire St
Bloomington, IL
 
Hobbyland
(309) 828-1442
616 North Main St
Bloomington, IL
 
Roundhouse Train Shop
(309) 827-8703
Six Points Road & Alexander
Bloomington, IL
 
Breezy Bluff Riding Academy
(309) 874-3190
3634 N 685 E
McLean, IL
 
Pet Supply Center
(309) 452-8343
407 Kays Dr
Normal, IL

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Adventureland
(309) 829-3622
620 North Main Street
Bloomington, IL
 
Hobbyland Inc.
(309) 828-1442
616 North Main Street
Bloomington, IL
 
Jeffrey Alans
(309) 454-7456
701 Towanda
Normal, IL
 
PETCO
(309) 268-9898
1700 East College Avenue
Normal, IL
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

Premium Pet Supply
(309) 662-2153
1500 E Empire St Ste A15
Bloomington, IL

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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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