Dove Sound Recordings Huntington Beach CA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Huntington Beach, CA. 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.

Prestige Hobbies
(714) 821-8320
1238 S Beach Blvd
Anaheim, CA
 
Rob's R/C Hobbies
(714) 372-3777
15071 Goldenwest Street
Huntington Beach, CA
 
Arnie''s Trains
(714) 893-1015
6452 Industry Way
Westminster, CA
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

R/C Depot Hobbies
(714) 892-4275
6427 Westminster Blvd
Westminster, CA
 
Train Crossing
(714) 549-1596
1089-C Baker Street
Costa Mesa, CA
 
Morgan's Big Trains Emporium
(714) 892-3688
7390 Center Avenue
Huntington Beach, CA
 
Combat Wings
(714) 969-1686
16691 Gothard St Unit M
Fountain Valley, CA
 
Arnie's Trains
(714) 893-1015
6452 Industry Way "B"
Westminster, CA
 
Ready Lift Suspension, Inc
(714) 862-2968
3201 W MacArthur Blvd
Santa Ana, CA
 
The Train Crossing
(714) 549-1596
1089 Baker Street # C
Costa Mesa, CA
 

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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