Dove Sound Recordings Ontario CA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Ontario, CA. 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 Club USA
(909) 628-4300
10820 Central Avenue
Ontario, CA
 
Revelation Raceway
(909) 628-9909
4871 West State Street
Ontario, CA
 
Pegasus Hobbies
(909) 982-6507
5515 Moreno Ave
Montclair, CA
 
The Train Stop
(909) 599-2602
211 W. Bonita Ave.
San Dimas, CA
 
HobbyTown USA
(951) 272-4020
351 Magnolia Ave., Suite 101
Corona, CA
 
Village Model Shop
(714) 983-7317
112 West "B" Street
Ontario, CA
 
TQ RC Racing
(909) 627-2800
13871 Oaks Avenue
Chino, CA
 
Train Stop
(909) 599-2602
211 West Bonita Avenue
San Dimas, CA
 
Traintown
(909) 612-5781
303 South Diamond Bar Boulevard
Diamond Bar, CA
 
Railroad Company
(909) 687-2120
7107-J Arlington Avenue
Riverside, CA
 

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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