RINGED TURTLE DOVE

SCIENTIFIC NAME:  Streptopelia risoria

HABITAT:  Doves are adaptable to a wide variety of habitats including urban areas.  This species is kept in captivity worldwide.

CONSERVATION STATUS:  Least Concern

FUN FACT:  Doves are very fast fliers, often cruising at 40-50 mph.  In addition to being fast, these doves are amazing in their ability to change speed and direction.

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*This animal is an education animal ambassador, their habitat is not viewable to public as they require privacy when not on program

 

312 E Finnup Drive

Garden City, KS 67846

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