Skip to main content

Photo Submission

Submitted By

Janet Austin

Diamond Bar, CA


This looks like a Mourning Dove to me but it has what look like lumps on its head. I wondered if it was sick?




Mourning Dove With Bumps On Head.

3 replies on “Mourning Dove with bumps on head.”

Charles Gray says:

It’s a basal knob, male have them during mating season.

Ava Johnson says:

Actually, only certain species of waterfowl have Basal knobs, doves do not

Ava Johnson says:

It may be tumors or a disease

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Recently Liked