Dove Sound Recordings Las Cruces NM

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Las Cruces, NM. 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.

Fifer Hobby Supply
(505) 526-8834
1005 cedardale
Las Cruces, NM
Store Type
online store

PetSmart
(575) 523-1154
2200 E Lohman Ave
Las Cruces, NM
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Awesome Reptiles
(575) 522-9757
1414 S Solano Dr
Las Cruces, NM
 
Wild Birds Unlimited
(575) 523-5489
2001 E Lohman Ave
Las Cruces, NM
 
PetSmart
(575) 523-1154
2200 E Lohman Ave
LAS CRUCES, NM

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World Dance Las Cruces
(575) 520-1867
3217 El Camino Real
Las Cruces, NM
Store Type
Bellydance Classes
Prices and/or Promotions
$10/hour discounts available

PETCO
(575) 532-5200
3050 East Lohman Avenue
Las Cruces, NM
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

Cinderella's Pet Sitting,LLC
(575) 805-8284
2001 E Lohman Ave. Suite 110 Box 317
Las Cruces, NM
Prices and/or Promotions
Mobile Pet Sitting Services

Petsmart
(575) 523-1154
2200 E Lohman Ave
Las Cruces, NM
 
Pet's Barn
(575) 541-8300
1600 S Valley Dr
Las Cruces, NM

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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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