Dove Sound Recordings Hartford CT

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Hartford, CT. 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.

War & Pieces
(860) 232-0608
Inc. 7 South Main Street
West Hartford, CT
 
Tom's Trains Of Ct.
(860) 529-6157
925 Silas Deane Hwy
Wethersfield, CT
 
New England Hobby Supply
(860) 646-0610
71 Hilliard St.
Manchester, CT
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Helicopters Unlimited
(860) 559-3228
PO Box 726
Avon, CT
 
J & E Train Depot
(203) 870-7311
911 Hfd Tpk
Vernon, CT
 
Tom's Trains of Connecticut
(860) 529-6157
618 Silas Deane Highway
Wethersfield, CT
 
Amato's Toy & Hobby
(860) 229-9069
283 Main Street
New Britian, CT
 
Time Machine Hobby ,LLC
(860) 646-0610
71 Hilliard St
Manchester, CT
 
Valley Hobbies
(860) 693-3696
Inc. 261B Albany Turnpike
Canton, CT
 
Amato's Toy & Hobby
(860) 347-1893
395 Main Street
Middletown, CT
 

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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