Dove Sound Recordings Brandon FL

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Brandon, FL. 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.

HobbyTown USA
(813) 655-6366
2464 W. Brandon Blvd.
Brandon, FL
 
Bill's Train Shop
(813) 681-7666
Post Office Box 561
Seffner, FL
 
Benjy's Trains & Toys
(813) 980-3790
8715 40th Street N
Tampa, FL
 
Happy Hobo Trains
(813) 886-5072
4040 West Waters Avenue #1100
Tampa, FL
 
HobbyTown USA
(813) 964-5447
Village Square East
Tampa, FL
 
Choo Choo Charlie's
(813) 681-4439
3108 State Road 60 East
Valrico, FL
 
Bill''s Train Shop
(813) 643-1105
P O Box 561
Seffner, FL
Store Type
Phone & Mail Order

Chester Holley Model Railroad S...
(813) 831-7202
3818 South Himes Avenue
Tampa, FL
 
Happy Hobo Trains
(813) 908-5072
10019 N Dale Mabry Hwy #600
Tampa, FL
 
Holiday Wonderland Inc.
(813) 880-0510
7565 West Hillsborough Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

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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