Dove Sound Recordings Chico CA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Chico, CA. 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.

A Main Hobbies Retail
(530) 894-5056
950 Mangrove Avenue
Chico, CA
 
Paradise Hobbies
(530) 877-6447
491 Pearson Road
Paradise, CA
 
PETCO
(530) 899-1422
2005 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Chico, CA
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: 9:00am-7:00pm

Skyway Feed & Supply
(530) 877-1019
677 Birch St
Paradise, CA

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Zen Gardens Center & Floral Impressions
(530) 893-3090
1367 East Ave
Chico, CA

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HobbyTown USA
(916) 899-2977
724 Mangrove Avenue
Chico, CA
 
Dragons Lair
(530) 532-7913
2075 Bird St
Oroville, CA

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Coature Pet Spa
(530) 899-8433
1411 Mangrove Ave
Chico, CA
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All Breed Dog and Cat Grooming

Canine Connection Dog Daycare
(530) 345-1912
2990 Hwy 32, Suite 2100
Chico, CA
 
Home Depot
(530) 342-0477
2580 Notre Dame Blvd
Chico, CA
 
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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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