Dove Sound Recordings Dalton GA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Dalton, GA. 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.

Dalton RC & Raceway
(706) 278-9184
3403 D Chatsworth HW SE
Dalton, GA
 
Petland
(706) 226-7387
1349 W Walnut Ave
Dalton, GA

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Tropical Pet Paradise Llc
(706) 281-4799
2150 E Walnut Ave
Dalton, GA

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Puppies & More
(706) 370-4589
330 S Hamilton St
Dalton, GA

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Smith Nursery
(800) 735-7922
195 Lovinggood Rd
Ringgold, GA

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Prime Time Hobby & Speedway
(706) 625-9037
3051 Hwy 41 South SW
Calhoun, GA

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H2o Pets
(706) 275-8085
1810 E Walnut Ave
Dalton, GA

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Aquatic Pet & More
(706) 272-3474
1502 Cleveland Hwy
Dalton, GA

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Rosewood Garden Center
(706) 278-2585
1229 West Walnut Avnue
Dalton, GA
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Ace Hardware Of Ringgold, Llc
(706) 935-2231
100 Helpful Place
Ringgold, GA
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Vegetables

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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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