Tangerine  Ringneck (Mandarin)


Tangerine (Mandarin) Dove Official ADA Description

  • Body is intense rusty red color. 

  • Head, neck and breast are violet. 

  • Flight feathers, tail and neck ring are gray to white. 

  • Eye color is chestnut red.



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Brownie is a female Tangerine. Very gentle and submissive which is the opposite of most Tangerines. The males are the second most aggressive Ringneck doves following the wild dark ringnecks. They vigorously chase, peck and challenge other males nonstop.

Brownies flight feathers are a light gray. Neck ring is gray. Eyes red. Bill dark.