Dove Sound Recordings Kingsport TN

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Kingsport, TN. 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.

HobbyTown USA
(423) 610-1010
2927 North Roan Street
Johnson City, TN
 
Environmental Concerns
(423) 282-5784
2 Rebeccas Lane
Johnson City, TN

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PetSmart
(423) 343-0107
2003 N Eastman Rd
Kingsport, TN
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(423) 343-0107
2003 N. EASTMAN ROAD
KINGSPORT, TN

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Village Pets
(423) 929-7010
711 W Market St Ste A
Johnson City, TN

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Mary Ann Stone Antiques
(423) 968-5181
610 State Street
Bristol, TN
 
Natural Pet Supply
(423) 283-7387
3135 Peoples Street, Suite 402
Johnson City, TN

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PetSmart
(423) 854-8833
3211 Peoples St
Johnson City, TN
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(423) 854-8833
3211 PEOPLES STREET
JOHNSON CITY, TN

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Pet Partners
(423) 968-4126
1962 W State St
Bristol, TN

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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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