Dove Sound Recordings Louisville KY

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Louisville, 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.

L & N Trains And Things
(502) 897-9005
2115 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY
 
Scale Reproductions
(502) 459-5849
3073 Breckinridge Lane
Louisville, KY
 
HobbyTown USA
(502) 254-5755
12615 Shelbyville Road
Louisville, KY
 
Scale Reproductions Hobby Shop
(502) 459-5849
3073 Breckenridge Ln
Louisville, KY

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PetSmart
(502) 969-8206
4601 Outer Loop Rd
Louisville, KY
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

L&N Trains & Things
(502) 897-9005
2115 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY
 
Asylum Extreme
(812) 282-6999
531 Eastern Blvd.
Clarksville, IN
 
Hobby World II
(502) 749-7879
104 Vieux Carre Drive
Louisville, KY
 
Bullitt Speedway Llc
(502) 955-5509
4150 E Blue Lick Rd
Louisville, KY

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PetSmart
(812) 285-1905
1020 Veterans Pkwy, Ste 900
Clarksville, IN
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

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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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