Dove Sound Recordings Mooresville NC

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Mooresville, NC. 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 Shop
(704) 855-3611
958 Webb Rd
China Grove, NC
 
Chuck's Trains
(704) 855-7245
129 S Central Avenue
Landis, NC
 
HobbyTown USA
(704) 509-5717
3710 B West W.T. Harris Blvd
Charlotte, NC
 
hunter o' madden men's haircuts
(828) 638-7085
100 maxwell ave.
huntersville, NC
 
MRC Racing Collectibles
(704) 791-7326
3150 Patrick Henry Dr S Apt D
Concord, NC

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HobbyTown USA
(704) 799-9332
168-W Norman Station Blvd
Mooresville, NC
 
High Speed Hobbies
(704) 855-2940
2510 South Highway 29
China Grove, NC
 
A Ready To Run Hobby Store
(704) 455-2220
3600 Hwy 49
Harrisburg, NC
 
Cheaper Bamboo company
(704) 932-1670
1249 Poplarglen dr
Kannapolis, NC
 
Brindle's Dealer Auction
(704) 232-0846
2165 Shue Road
Salisbury, NC
 
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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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