Dove Sound Recordings Knoxville TN

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Knoxville, 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.

Dan's Trains
(423) 938-7212
7603 Blueberry Road #A
Powell, TN
 
M & N Hobbies
(865) 525-7532
1923 Branville Road
Knoxville, TN
 
Intense Motorsports
(865) 379-8600
2143 Payne Ave
Alcoa, TN
 
PetSmart
(865) 691-2194
214 Morrell Rd
Knoxville, TN
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Critter Barn
(865) 546-5465
209 N Concord St
Knoxville, TN

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Tennessee Model Hobbies
(423) 927-2900
8903 Oak Ridge Highway
Knoxville, TN
 
Hutton Hardware & Hobbies Inc.
(423) 922-9811
7425 Maynardville Pike
Knoxville, TN
 
Officer on Doody
(865) 809-2937
P.O box 7315
Maryville, TN

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PetSmart
(865) 970-3489
219 Hamilton Crossing Drive
Alcoa, TN
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

River Dog Bakery
(865) 691-7979
7741 S Northshore Dr Ste 104
Knoxville, 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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Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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