Dove Sound Recordings Elizabethtown KY

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Elizabethtown, KY. 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.

Hobby Station
(270) 737-2000
300 Sycamore St
Elizabethtown, KY
 
E'town Pet Ctr
(270) 765-6649
300 Sycamore St Ste 4
Elizabethtown, KY

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Bluegrass Garden Center
(270) 737-5222
626 Westport Rd
Elizabethtown, KY
Products / Services
Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Fertilizers, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Gardening Supplies, Groundcovers, Hand Tools, Hardscape Supplies, Horticulture Companies, Industry Supplies & Services, Landscape Contractors, Landscape Supplies, Landscaping Services, Lighting Supplies, Mulch, Perennials, Pest Control Supplies, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Soil & Amendments, Trees

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Three Springs Farm
(270) 360-0644
618 E Dixie Ave
Elizabethtown, KY
Products / Services
Annuals

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Hobby Station
(270) 737-2000
300 Sycamore St
Elizabethtown, KY
 
Hobby Station
(270) 737-2000
Houchens E-Town Plaza
Elizabethtown, KY
 
Feeders Supply Co
(270) 765-6491
1610 Ring Rd
Elizabethtown, KY

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Village Green Nursery
(270) 737-3676
6100 Bardstown Road
Elizabethtown, KY
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Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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Lee's Garden Center
(270) 358-9897
1918 Bardstown Road
Hodgenville, KY
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Annuals, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Seed, Shrubs, Trees, Wildflower Seed

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Hobby Crossing LLC
(270) 904-6100
1221 Broadway Avenue
Bowling Green, KY
 
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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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