Dove Sound Recordings Olathe KS

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Olathe, KS. 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
(913) 451-4440
7102 W 119th St
Shawnee Mission, KS
 
Js Hobby Haven
(913) 432-8820
5536 Granada Ln
Mission, KS
 
Destination Hobby Center
(913) 541-8800
13444 Santa Fe Trail Dr
Shawnee Mission, KS
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

HobbyTown USA
(913) 649-7979
9270 Metcalf
Overland Park, KS
 
Collector's Choice
(913) 681-6830
15105 Metcalf Avenue
Overland Park, KS
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(913) 631-9104
13320 W 62nd Ter
Shawnee Mission, KS
 
Destination Train Center
(913) 541-8800
13444 Santa Fe Trail Drive
Lenexa, KS
 
Hobby Haven
(913) 381-3111
10560 Metcalf
Overland Park, KS
 
Fred's Train Shop
(913) 383-3500
7327 W 80th St
Overland Park, KS
 
J's Hobby Haven
(913) 432-8820
5303 Johnson Drive
Mission, KS
 

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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