Dove Sound Recordings Tupelo MS

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Tupelo, MS. 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.

Conductor's Choice Model Trains
(228) 842-5465
189 East Main Street
Verona, MS
 
Whole Dog University, LLC
(662) 231-7432
119 Stanford Dr., #16B
Saltillo, MS
Products
Professional Dog Training Services

County Line Nursery
(662) 369-0256
20384 County Line Road
Okolona, MS
Products / Services
Perennials, Plants

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Hub City Hobby, LLC
(601) 264-1040
5182 Old Highway 11 Suite 3
Hattiesburg, MS
 
Emporium
(228) 432-1326
136 Rue Magnolia
Biloxi, MS
 
PetSmart
(662) 842-6783
1074 Cross Creek Dr
Saltillo, MS
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(662) 842-6783
1040 CROSS CREEK DRIVE
SALTILLO, MS

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Davis Sod
(662) 488-9972
641 Q T Todd Dr
Pontotoc, MS

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Nitro Toy's & Hobbies
(601) 664-9002
2311 A Flowood Drive
Flowood, MS
 
S & J Custom Models
(228) 392-3167
Post Office Box 1207
Biloxi, MS
 
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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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