Dove Sound Recordings Mcallen TX

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Mcallen, 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.

Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(956) 618-4724
7600 N 10th St # 300
Mcallen, TX
 
PetSmart
(956) 618-2203
420 E Expressway 83
Mcallen, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

PETCO
(956) 682-9217
2519 East Expressway 83
Mission, TX
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-6:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

Palm Valley Kennel Club
(956) 689-6570
Po Box 867
Mcallen, TX
 
Brownies Feed & Seed
(956) 686-3642
2301 W Us Highway 83
Mcallen, TX
 
Finish Line R/C
(956) 583-8999
215 N Conway Ave Ste E
Mission, TX
 
PetSmart
(956) 686-9037
7600 N 10th St
McAllen, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-7:00

Bubbles Dog Grooming
(956) 213-8141
2528 Pecan Blvd
Mcallen, TX
 
Ricks Pet Shop
(956) 618-1224
621 W Us Highway 83
Mcallen, TX
 
Petsmart
(956) 618-2203
420 E Expressway 83
Mcallen, TX
 

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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