Dove Sound Recordings San Luis Obispo CA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in San Luis Obispo, 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.

Poly Performance, Inc.
(805) 783-2060
870 Industrial Way
San Luis Obispo, CA
 
Hobby Headquarters, Inc.
(805) 462-2512
8645 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA
 
Beachrail Lines
(805) 995-0145
71 South Ocean Avenue
Cayucos, CA
 
Story in Ink
(805) 619-7888
505 Orchard Rd
Nipomo, CA
Store Type
Tattoo & Piercing

PetSmart
(805) 544-0191
1530 Froom Ranch way
San Luis Obispo, CA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Laws Hobby Center
(805) 544-5518
855 Marsh
San Luis Obispo, CA
 
Central Coast Trains
(805) 466-1391
7600 El Camino Real #3
Atascadero, CA
 
Tom's Toys
(805) 541-2896
682 Higuera St
San Luis Obispo, CA

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Adorn Pets
(805) 460-6575
PO Box 1214
Templeton, CA

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PETCO
(805) 596-0836
271 Madonna Road
San Luis Obispo, CA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-8:00pm

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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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