Dove Sound Recordings Gainesville GA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Gainesville, 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.

Hobbytown Usa
(678) 965-4405
570 Lakeland Plz
Cumming, GA
 
Trainmaster Models/Memories Mall
(770) 614-0880
4450 Nelson Brogdon Boulevard
Sugarhill, GA
 
Trainz
(770) 271-1701
2740 Faith Industrial Blvd
Buford, GA
 
Atlantahobby.com
(678) 513-4450
6110 Parkway North Dr
Cumming, GA
 
PetSmart
(770) 503-1964
842 Dawsonville Hwy
Gainesville, GA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

HobbyTown USA
(678) 965-4405
2435 Market Place Blvd
Cumming, GA
 
Buford Junction
(404) 945-3222
359 Shadburn Avenue
Buford, GA
 
Trainmaster Models
(678) 546-3600
601 E Main Street
Buford, GA
 
Bella Dogga
(678) 648-7166
7920 Robin Road
Cumming, GA

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PetSmart
(770) 967-6664
5873 Spout Springs Road
Flowery Branch, GA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

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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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