Dove Sound Recordings Cedar Rapids IA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Cedar Rapids, IA. 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.

Box-Kar Hobbies
(319) 362-1291
Town & Country Shopping Center
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
H & J Hobbies
(319) 373-7897
1185 Grand Avenue
Marion, IA
 
Toy Maniac Inc
(319) 373-3444
1190 Twix Town Rd Ne
Cedar Rapids, IA

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PetSmart
(319) 447-2509
4810 First Avenue NE
Cedar Rapids, IA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

The Dog House
(319) 366-8023
125 33rd St NE
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Box Kar Hobbies
(319) 362-1291
3661B First Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Checkered Flag Collectibles
(319) 378-4961
4444 1st Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA

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Midamerica Hobbies
(319) 665-9655
4 Hawkeye Dr Ste 101
North Liberty, IA

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PETCO
(319) 377-4376
1450 Twixt Town Road
Marion, IA
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

PetSmart
(319) 447-2509
4810 FIRST AVENUE NE
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA

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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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