Dove Sound Recordings Las Vegas NV

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Las Vegas, NV. 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
(702) 259-5295
4719 Faircenter Parkway
Las Vegas, NV
 
B & R Railways
(702) 251-5787
3450 South Procyon #E
Las Vegas, NV
 
Train Engineer
(702) 597-1754
2550 Chandler #53
Las Vegas, NV
 
HobbyTown USA
(702) 889-9554
4590 W Sahara #103
Las Vegas, NV
 
Imagination Unlimited
(702) 434-5696
4934 East Tropicana
Las Vegas, NV
 
Nice Twice Hobbies & Sports
(702) 876-2280
3111 S. Valley View, #A-117
Las Vegas, NV
 
702 RC Raceway Inc
(702) 430-6195
2901 S Highland Dr Suite 7 A
Las Vegas, NV
 
Dansey's Hobbies
(702) 453-7223
4252 E. Charleston
Las Vegas, NV
 
Imagination Unlimited
(702) 649-3311
3262 Civic Center Drive #B
North Las Vegas, NV
 
Bill's Hobby Shop
(702) 531-3282
1000 North Nellis Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV
 

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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