Dove Sound Recordings Valdosta GA

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Valdosta, GA. 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.

Valdosta Hobbies
(912) 244-2101
3998 Inner Perimeter Road
Valdosta, GA
 
Garden Railways & Train Shop
(912) 244-6410
1913 Baytree Pl
Valdosta, GA

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PetSmart
(229) 244-0856
1700 NORMAN DR., SUITE 200
VALDOSTA, GA

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Hahira Nursery Inc
(229) 794-2198
837 Union Rd
Hahira, GA

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Hobbytown Usa
(678) 965-4405
570 Lakeland Plz
Cumming, GA
 
Action World Hobby
(229) 247-4315
Valdosta Mall #1214
Valdosta, GA
 
PetSmart
(229) 244-0856
1700 Norman Dr Ste 200
Valdosta, GA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Miller Ace Hardware
(229) 245-8054
3137 North Oak Street Extension
Valdosta, GA
Products / Services
Shrubs

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Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(678) 422-6445
1550 Southlake Pkwy
Morrow, GA
 
HobbyTown USA
(912) 265-3100
Glynn Isles Market
Brunswick, GA
 
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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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