Dove Sound Recordings Evansville IN

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Evansville, IN. 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.

ABC Hobbycraft Co.
(812) 477-9661
2159 E. Morgan Ave.
Evansville, IN
 
HobbyTown USA
(812) 473-1500
3423 N. Green River Road
Evansville, IN
 
Henderson Hobbies
(270) 827-4661
406 South Green St.
Henderson, KY
 
Pets 1st, Inc.
(812) 490-5738
7766F Fruitwood Lane
Newburgh, IN

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PetSmart
(812) 476-6462
215 NORTH BURKHARDT ROAD
EVANSVILLE, IN

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ABC Hobbycraft
(812) 477-9661
2155 East Morgan Avenue
Evansville, IN
 
A A Hobby Shop
(812) 423-8888
2023 West Franklin Street
Evansville, IN
 
Flying Z Hobbies
(270) 521-9001
2639 WATKINS SCHOOL ROAD
ROBARDS, KY
 
PetSmart
(812) 476-6462
215 N Burkhardt Rd
Evansville, IN
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Kritters Korner Pet Food & More
(270) 831-7999
1648 2nd St # D
Henderson, 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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