Dove Sound Recordings Wilmington NC

Local resource for dove sound recordings in Wilmington, NC. 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.

Coastal Hobby & Raceway
(910) 343-1222
3936 Market Street
Wilmington, NC
 
Alton Parker
(910) 392-3514
318 Golden Road
Wilmington, NC
 
Noni Bacca Winery and Homebrew Supply
(910) 397-7617
420 Eastwood Rd
Wilmington, NC
Store Type
Wine and Beer Homebrew Supply
Prices and/or Promotions
Will match or beat advertised prices

PetSmart
(910) 452-4422
4715 New Centre Dr
Wilmington, NC
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Scotts Hill Pet Resort
(910) 686-1902
11201 US Highway 17
Wilmington, NC
 
Warehouse 9.com
(910) 793-6711
814 South College Rd
Wilmington, NC
 
Cape Fear Games
(910) 798-6006
3608 Oleander dr
wilmington, NC
Store Type
Game Store

PETCO
(910) 799-2472
324 South College Road
Wilmington, NC
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

cape fear ferret rescue
(910) 392-3969
206 marsh hen drive
Wilmington , NC
 
Chi Fashionista
(252) 269-9248
3615 Sir Galahad Lane
Wilmington, NC
 

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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