Dove Sound Recordings Gainesville FL

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Gainesville, FL. 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.

HobbyTown USA
(352) 377-0077
Kanapaha Station
Gainesville, FL
 
PETCO
(352) 331-2504
6869 West Newberry Road
Gainesville, FL
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

Earth Pets Organic
(352) 377-1100
404 NW 10th Avenue
Gainesville, FL
Products
All Natural Pet Food/Supplies. Gifts for people & Pets. Organic Livestock Feed. And More!
Hours
Open 7 days a week

Ocean Exotics
(352) 381-3557
6623 Sw Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL

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Rhocurt Distributors
(352) 375-8706
4474 vienna woods way
gainesville, FL

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Earth Pets Organic Feed & Garden
(352) 377-1100
404 N.W. 10th Avenue
Gainesville, FL

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PetSmart
(352) 380-0112
3736 SW Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Earth Pets Natural Pet Market
(352) 331-5123
500 NW 60th St
Gainesville, FL

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The Flying Fish
(386) 454-7225
228 Northeast 1st Avenue
High Springs, FL

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Wood Resource Recovery
(352) 378-5801
10606 State Road 121 North
Gainesville, FL

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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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