collared dove

Collared dove (Streptopelia decaocto) by Sussex wildlife photographer Ed Brown

Collared dove photo

Collared dove This is one of a pair of Collared doves (Streptopelia decaocto) that we have knocking around at the moment.  Slightly more photogenic than a wood pigeon, nice and peaceful looking, so who would’ve thought their call could be so annoying?!