Dove Sound Recordings Grand Forks ND

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Grand Forks, ND. 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.

McGiffin's
(701) 772-5311
1200 South Washington
Grand Forks, ND
 
Stonegate Pet Ctr-Grooming Btq
(701) 775-0775
1726 S Washington St Ste 63
Grand Forks, ND

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Aeroport Hobby Shoppe
(701) 838-1658
2112 North Broadway
Minot, ND
 
McGiffin's
(701) 772-5311
1200 South Washington
Grand Forks, ND
 
Omni Hobby & Gift
(701) 282-5675
4340 13th Avenue SW
Fargo, ND
 
PETCO
(701) 746-1996
2901 32nd Avenue South
Grand Forks, ND
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: 12:00pm-7:00pm

Fancy's Choice
(701) 772-0556
1905 S Washington St # B
Grand Forks, ND

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Aeroport Hobby Shoppe
(701) 838-1658
2112 N Broadway
Minot, ND
 
Paul's Model Supply
(701) 237-5814
1200 1st Ave. N. Ste A
Fargo, ND
 
Unreal RC
(701) 577-1032
1804 2nd St. West
Williston, ND
 
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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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