Dove Sound Recordings Lubbock TX

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Lubbock, TX. 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.

Wings & Things
(806) 793-7777
5307 B-50th
Lubbock, TX
(806) 799-4637
6046 Marsha Sharp Fwy
Lubbock, TX
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

Lubbock Pet Grooming Inc
(806) 785-1010
4029 34th St
Lubbock, TX
Classic Grooming
(806) 792-8055
4118 34th St
Lubbock, TX
Pets Plus
(806) 792-2111
6419 University Ave
Lubbock, TX
R C Wheels & Props
(806) 797-9964
3524 Avenue Q
Lubbock, TX

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(806) 798-0717
6801 Slide Rd
Lubbock, TX
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Walter's World Of Pets
(806) 741-0123
3020 34th St
Lubbock, TX
Minnie Sue's Maltese Puppies
(806) 799-4511
2805 69th St
Lubbock, TX
Exclusive Pet Salon
(806) 771-1820
5302 Slide Road
Lubbock, TX
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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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