Dove Sound Recordings Cleveland OH

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Cleveland, OH. 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.

Stewarts Hobbies & Collectors Toys
(440) 942-6632
38033 Euclid Ave
Willoughby, OH
 
Eastern Ohio Trains
(216) 371-3180
2740 Fairmount Blvd.
Cleveland Heights, OH
Store Type
Phone & Mail Order

Wings Hobby Shop
(216) 221-5383
17112 Detroit Ave
Lakewood, OH
 
Depot Train & Hobby
(216) 252-8880
4342 W. 130th St.
Cleveland, OH
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone , Fax & Mail Order

House of Trains
(216) 383-9494
417 East 200th Street
Cleveland, OH
 
Great Train Store
(216) 574-6394
230 West Huron Road
Cleveland, OH
 
Wings Hobby Shop
(216) 221-5383
Inc. 17112 Detroit Avenue
Lakewood, OH
 
Olsen''s Toy Train Parts
(216) 226-0444
1386 Bonneview Ave.
Lakewood, OH
Store Type
Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

Parma Hobby
(216) 741-6440
5275 Ridge Road
Parma, OH
 
Al's Trains & Hobby, LLC
(440) 232-0591
708 Broadway
Bedford, OH
 

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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