Dove Sound Recordings College Station TX

Local resource for dove sound recordings in College Station, TX. 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.

Whistles
(409) 695-1922
Wings and Wheels College Station Business Center 1501 FM 2818 Suite 111
College Station, TX
 
Lester''s Boxcar Works
(979) 690-0339
4902 Bay Oaks Court
College Station, TX
Store Type
Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

PetSmart
(979) 260-4134
1505 University Dr East Suite 600
College Station, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(979) 260-4134
1505 UNIVERSITY DR. EAST
COLLEGE STATION, TX

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We Fix It
(979) 822-3499
1005 S Coulter Drive
Bryan, TX

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HobbyTown USA
(979) 693-7200
1713 South Texas Avenue
College Station, TX
 
Power Heli's LLC
(979) 779-2151
dba Power R/C Hobbies
Bryan, TX
 
PETCO
(979) 694-9958
1901 Texas Avenue Suite C
College Station, TX
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

Puppy Store
(979) 696-2225
1500 Harvey Rd Ste 8012B
College Station, TX

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Hobby Center-clear Lake
(281) 488-8697
18177 Gulf Fwy
Webster, TX
 
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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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