"The Mourning Dove is a member of the dove family (Columbidae). The bird is also called the Turtle Dove or the American Mourning Dove or Rain Dove, and formerly was known as the Carolina Pigeon or Carolina Turtledove"
March Madness With Adorable Animals: It's The Sweetest 16
Wild birds captured in amazing, award-winning photos.These seven little bee-eaters, indigenous to Sub-Saharan Africa, are a tight-knit group, prooving that birds of a feather stick together. ~by Kit Day/HBW/Rex
Inaugural World Bird Photo Contest: "In the Air". Photograph by Dubi Shapiro, HBW/Rex The marvellous spatuletail, an endangered hummingbird found in a small corner of Peru, is unique with two outer feathers.