Dove Sound Recordings Lexington KY

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Lexington, KY. 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.

Coyote Hobbies
(859) 253-9330
1301 Winchster Rd. Ste. 121
Lexington, KY
 
Berkshire Trains
(859) 243-0099
435 Southland Dr
Lexington, KY
 
Caboose Corner
(606) 987-1257
2015 Main Street
Paris, KY
 
Holistic Pet SUpply Inc
(859) 231-5470
1027 Industry Rd
Lexington, KY

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PetSmart
(859) 543-1188
1945 Pavillon Way
Lexington, KY
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

X-Cell Models
(859) 373-0004
Mid-Am Distributors Inc.
Lexington, KY
 
HobbyTown USA
(859) 277-5664
150 West Lowry Lane
Lexington, KY
 
Diamond Stars Sportscard Collectibles
(859) 313-5156
329 Mockingbird Ln
Lexington, KY

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Best4PetsNet
(859) 509-1332
131 Clay Avenue
Lexington, KY

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PetSmart
(859) 271-8170
310 East Brannon Road
Nicholasville, KY
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

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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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