Dove Sound Recordings Melbourne FL

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Melbourne, FL. 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.

Ernie's Hobby Shop
(407) 724-5257
631 Apollo Boulevard
Melbourne, FL
 
Space Coast Hobbies
(407) 722-3696
2155 Palm Bay Road NE Unit 8
Palm Bay, FL
 
Spare Time Hobbies
(407) 636-1808
23 Stone Street
Cocoa, FL
 
PETCO
(321) 952-8268
205 Palm Bay Road NE
West Melbourne, FL
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PETCO
(321) 637-0282
7201 Shoppes Drive #109
Melbourne, FL
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

HobbyTown USA
(321) 574-0951
4335 West New Haven Ave.
West Melbourne, FL
 
Big Boys R/C & Hobbies
(407) 454-4214
325 G East Merritt Island Causeway
Merritt Island, FL
 
Wagging Green Inc.
(321) 610-4426
4270 Dow Rd.
Melbourne, FL

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PetSmart
(321) 722-3190
1800 Evans Rd
Melbourne, FL
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Incredible Pets
(321) 255-9091
1270 N Wickham Rd
Melbourne, FL

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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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