Dove Sound Recordings Inglewood CA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Inglewood, 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.

Tony & Addie Hobby Lobby
(818) 842-5062
3512 W Victory Blvd
Burbank, CA
 
Apelan Hobbies & Collectibles
(310) 417-9910
8707 Truxton Ave
Los Angeles, CA
 
Allied Model Trains, Inc
(310) 313-9353
4371 Sepulveda Blvd
Culver City, CA
 
V G Racing
(310) 839-9700
810 East Jefferson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
 
HobbyLand
(213) 389-6229
3508 1/2 W 8th Street
Los Angeles, CA
 
Burbanks House Of Hobbies
(818) 848-3674
911 S Victory Blvd
Burbank, CA
 
Allied Model Trains
(310) 313-9353
4411 Sepulveda Blvd.
Culver City, CA
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

Electric Train Company
(310) 370-3839
16200 Hawthorne Boulevard
Lawndale, CA
 
Evett's Hobby Shop
(310) 452-2720
1636 Ocean Park Blvd
Santa Monica, CA
 
MTA Hobbies
(310) 533-6868
2068 Torrance Blvd
Torrance, 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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