Dove Sound Recordings Hickory NC

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Hickory, NC. 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.

Planes,Trains & Automobiles
(828) 328-3772
578 11th St. N.W.
Hickory, NC
 
HobbyTown USA
(828) 315-9658
2577 Highway 70 Southeast Suite I
Hickory, NC
 
the little bity cho cho shop
(704) 675-5031
1077 ivey ch rd
maiden, NC
Store Type
walk i n

PetSmart
(828) 322-1202
1610 8th Street Dr SE
Hickory, NC
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

Cozy Petz
(828) 256-0025
3320 Springs Rd NE
Hickory, NC

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Leland''s Toy Trains
(828) 397-2457
P.O. Box 316 302 S. Center St
Hildebran, NC
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Leland's Toy Trains
(704) 397-2457
302 South Center Street
Hildebran, NC
 
Leland's Planes & Trains
(828) 397-2457
302 S Center St
Hildebran, NC

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PETCO
(828) 322-4590
2239 US Highway 70 SE
Hickory, NC
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

PetSmart
(828) 322-1202
1610 8th Street Cir SE
HICKORY, NC

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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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