Dove Sound Recordings Stockton CA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Stockton, 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.

Delta Depot
(209) 473-3410
5939 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA
 
Hobo Junction Model Railroading
(209) 466-2572
434 North California Street
Stockton, CA
 
Roger's Railroad Junction
(209) 334-5623
105 S. Sacramento St.
Lodi, CA
 
PetSmart
(209) 474-9748
10520 Trinity Pkwy
Stockton, CA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

PETCO
(209) 830-4476
2888 West Grant Line Road
Tracy, CA
Hours
Monday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

Pacific Trains and Gifts
(209) 473-3410
5939 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA
 
Standard Hobbies
(209) 334-6229
1311 West Lockford Street
Lodi, CA
 
PETCO
(209) 478-7726
5406 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, 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-7:00pm

PetSmart
(209) 823-5676
261 Spreckels Ave
Manteca, CA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(209) 836-6080
2477 Naglee Rd
Tracy, CA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

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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