Dove Sound Recordings Charlottesville VA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Charlottesville, VA. 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.

The Place
(434) 984-1040
243 B Ridge McIntire Rd.
Charlottesville, VA
 
Train Junction
(804) 974-9499
3550 Seminole Trail
Charlottesville, VA
 
PETCO
(434) 244-6338
1621 Emmet Street North
Charlottesville, VA
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-6:00pm

Pet Supplies Plus
(888) 280-9890
1240 Seminole Trl
Charlottesville, VA

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Pets R Us
(434) 823-7297
5730 Three Notched Rd
Crozet, VA

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University Dive Center, LLC
(434) 296-6306
2246 Ivy Road Suite 1
Charlottesville, VA
 
Fermentation Trap Inc.
(434) 985-2192
6420 Seminole Trail Suite 12
Barboursville, VA
 
PetSmart
(434) 964-9213
101 Community St
Charlottesville, VA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

PetSmart
(434) 964-9213
101 Community St
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

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Farmer Jungle Joes Solar Powered Cage Free Boarding
(434) 390-0158
12421 Albano Road
Barboursville, VA
Products
Cage Free Boarding in Barboursville Virginia
Hours
8am to 6pm

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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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