Dove Sound Recordings Harrisonburg VA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Harrisonburg, VA. 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.

Hi Tec Hobbies, Inc
(540) 433-3030
1890 B South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA
 
PetSmart
(540) 432-6460
1671 E Market St
Harrisonburg, VA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Mistimorne Plants
(540) 574-4595
977 Pike Church Rd
Harrisonburg, VA
Products / Services
Annuals, Builders / Contractors, Cactus / Succulent, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs

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Kims Greenhouses Lc
(540) 896-5536
353 Arkton Rd
Broadway, VA
Products / Services
Builders / Contractors

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Leesburg Hobbies & Collectibles
(703) 779-8600
9 W Market St
Leesburg, VA
 
PETCO
(540) 432-3830
253 Burgess Road
Harrisonburg, VA
Hours
Monday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

Sylvia's Pets
(540) 433-2124
226 University Blvd
Harrisonburg, VA

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Hess Greenhouses
(540) 433-1147
3231 Willow Run Road
Harrisonburg, VA
Products / Services
Annuals, Builders / Contractors, Garden Centers / Nurseries

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Cannadays Hobby & Wholesale
(540) 334-2601
24811 Virgil H Goode Hwy
Boones Mill, VA
 
Brads Hobbies
(540) 885-3642
1105 Greenville Ave
Staunton, VA
 
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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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