Dove Sound Recordings Springfield MO

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Springfield, MO. 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
(417) 862-1414
1717 W Kearney St
Springfield, MO
 
K-N-D-COLLECTIBLES
(877) 295-0315
Ferguson Ave
Springfield, MO
Store Type
Online Store

HobbyTown USA
(417) 887-1517
2718 S Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
 
Julies White House Org
(417) 883-4881
2115 E Edgewood St
Springfield, MO

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Pokezor World
(417) 742-5115
3450 N Farm Rd 59
Ash Grove, MO
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

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Trainland Hobbies
(417) 881-5995
3121 S. Campbell
Springfield, MO
 
Sleeth Hobbies
(417) 883-1118
1912 E. Sunshine
Springfield, MO
 
Servo Central Hobbies
(417) 862-7700
3518 W Nichols St Ste A
Springfield, MO

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Two Busy Moms
(417) 695-8844
PO Box 338
Republic, MO

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PetSmart
(417) 887-7737
3500-S S Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

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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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