Dove Sound Recordings Little Rock AR

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Little Rock, AR. 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.

Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(501) 224-3277
12201 W Markham St
Little Rock, AR
 
Mark's Hobby Shop
(501) 296-9956
2516-G Cantrell Rd.
Little Rock, AR
 
Hobby Shack
(501) 982-6836
1200 John Harden Drive
Jacksonville, AR
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Just Scrap It
(501) 414-0740
2001 E. Kiehl Ave. Ste 1
Sherwood, AR
Store Type
Scrapbooking & Paper Crafts

Jill Wallis - Su!
(501) 834-2633
10711 Windridge Drive
Sherwood, AR

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HobbyTown USA
(501) 223-5155
9101 Markham St Suite 18
Little Rock, AR
 
One Track Mind
(501) 455-5050
10524 Helm Drive
Mabelvale, AR
 
Rail & Sprue Hobbies
(501) 982-6836
1200 John Harden Drive
Jacksonville, AR
 
Imagine Hobbies & Games
(501) 833-3423
8122 Highway 107
Sherwood, AR

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Rail & Spruce Hobbies
(501) 982-6836
1200 John Harden Dr
Jacksonville, AR

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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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