Dove Sound Recordings Orlando FL

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Orlando, 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.

Bob's Hobby Center
(407) 277-1248
7333 Lake Underhill Road
Orlando, FL
 
Colonial Photo & Hobby
(407) 841-1485
634 North Mills Avenue
Orlando, FL
 
The Hobby Spot
(407) 647-2244
1932 W Fairbanks Ave
Winter Park, FL
 
Hobby International
(407) 644-5990
2335 Temple Trail #5
Winter Park, FL
 
Central Florida Hobbies
(407) 295-9256
5600 W. Colonial Dr Suite 310
Orlando, FL
 
Colonial Photo & Hobbu
(407) 841-1485
634 North Mills Avenue
Orlando, FL
Store Type
Walk-in Store

Bob's Hobby Center
(407) 277-1248
dba/ Bobs Hobby Center
Orlando, FL
 
Train Depot
(407) 629-1365
900 South Orlando Avenue
Winter Park, FL
 
Ray's Model Trains
(407) 277-4593
8424 East Highway 50
Orlando, FL
 
Trainland
(407) 363-9002
Gooding's Plaza 8255 International Drive
Orlando, FL
 

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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