Family - Dove
Nick Names - Upland Dove, Wood Dove, Socorro Dove, Grayson's Dove, Carolina Dove
Description - Mourning doves have black beaks and are usually grayish brown, and may have thin necks with purple or green sheens. The lower area of the neck is accented with a black marking. The wings are usually dark brown with black spots in the front. They have a long tail that is dark brown except for the feathers at the outer tip are edged in white.
Temperament - Dove's in general don't like to be touched.
Sexing - Males are generally larger than females.
Origin - Wild mourning doves are found from North to South America during different times of the year.
Trainability - Not trainable.
Loudness - very low
Wild seeds, grain, and cracked corn.
Desired Cage size - Minumum cage size. outdoor medium to large flight cage.Length: 10-13 inches
Life span: unknown