Dove Sound Recordings San Bernardino CA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in San Bernardino, 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.

Busy Bee Hobbies & Crafts
(714) 886-2669
461 West Highland Avenue
San Bernardino, CA
 
Helis Zone
(909) 381-8100
372 Orangeshow Lane
San Bernardino, CA
 
Addie's Attic
(909) 337-6771
28200 South State Highway 189 E110
Lake Arrowhead, CA
 
Little Folks Book & Toy Co.
(909) 337-5800
27177 Highway 189 # G
Blue Jay, CA
 
Pacific Coast Hobbies
(909) 341-0180
6667 Indiana Avenue Suite F
Riverside, CA
 
Busy Bee Hobby Shop
(909) 886-2669
461 W. Highland Ave
San Bernardino, CA
 
Evolution Sports
(909) 792-9898
490 Alabama Street
Redlands, CA
 
Go Hobbies, Inc.
(877) 529-2834
3386 Durahart Street
Riverside, CA
 
Funfly Hobby
(951) 686-3206
6950 Indiana Avenue, Ste 1
Riverside, CA
 
Discount Trains Online
(909) 351-4500
10000 Indiana Ave Suite 2
Riverside, CA
Store Type
Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

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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