Palomacy in the news!

Look who’s talking about Palomacy . . .

Elizabeth & Ellie on Palomacy, Pawprint Animal Rescue Podcast (November 24, 2017)

You Can Adopt Pigeons & Doves, BEST San Francisco (November 7, 2017)

Get to Know Palomacy, Hoodline (September 2, 2016)

Believe it or not, pigeons aren’t half bad as pets, The Washington Post (August 15, 2016)

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Prince the Pigeon: Her Beak Was Broken But Not Her Spirit, NBC (July 23, 2016)

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Our Unexpected Visitor: Leonor the Pigeon, Community Initiatives Blog (May 9, 2016)

Ploughshares Helps Palomacy Improve the Image of Pigeons, Alameda Magazine (May 2016)

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Rescue roster: Palomacy Pigeon & Dove Adoptions, (Oct 20, 2015)

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Tails of Marin: Palomacy- advocating for and rescuing pigeons, The Marin Independent Journal (Oct 12, 2015)
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Pigeon of the Future, The Thirsty Troubadours (August 11, 2015)
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Palomacy helps rescue Bay Area pigeon and doves, Page 6 (May 2015)
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Palomacy: Pigeon Diplomacy, (Mar 31, 2015)

Vallejo Business Adopts Doves, Spreads Awareness…, Vallejo Times Herald (Dec 12, 2014)

Lily the Dove is Pleased to See How Well Her Portrait Turned Out, The Dodo (Dec 9, 2014)

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Stop Releasing Doves Into the Wild, Joan Morris, Animal Life (December 1, 2014)

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Pet Pride, Michelle Quintero (October 26, 2014)

A Lesson in Compassion, SF SPCA Newsletter (October 14, 2014)

Learning to appreciate the city pigeon, KALW Crosscurrents (August 11, 2014)
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At adoption fair, image is pet peeve for fans of rats, pigeons, SF Chronicle (July 19, 2014)

Dove Affair Isn’t Just for the Birds, Eileen Mitchell’s Pet Tales, SF Chronicle (May 13, 2014)

Voices for Animals Day, Sacramento Fox TV 40 Interview (May 7, 2014)

Animal Support Helps Pigeons & Doves Fly the Coop Via Rescue & Adoption (Press Release April 2014)

What You Need to Know Before Owning a Bird (video), News 10 (March 9, 2014)


MickaCoo at Mickaboo Companion Bird Rescue Bird Care Class, Davis, CA (March 1, 2014)

King Pigeons Make Gentle, Wonderful Pets, Eileen Mitchell’s Pet Tales, SF Chronicle (February 4, 2014)

SF Favorite Charities 2013 Check Presentation, 7×7 (January 7, 2014)

Rose Bowl Parade: Releasing Doves into Danger? SJ Mercury News (January 5, 2014)

Every Bird Deserves Compassion, Mickaboo Companion Bird Rescue Newsletter (December 31, 2013)

MickaCoo Flies to the Rescue of Pigeons and Doves, ASPCA Professional (November 21, 2013)

Greyhound rescuer a fast fan of pigeons, Eileen Mitchell’s Pet Tales, SF Chronicle (November 20, 2013)

SF: Magazine Readers to Pick Favorite Charity, PG&E Donates to Winners, Currents (November 19,2013)

MickaCoo Earns Top Rated Great Nonprofit Award 2013 (November 8, 2013)

First comes the pigeon, then the dream home, Eileen Mitchell’s Pet Tales, SF Chronicle (October 16, 2013)

I <3 Birds Featured Bird Nonprofit: MickaCoo Pigeon & Dove Rescue (September 11, 2013)

What To Do If You Find a Pigeon in Trouble, Mickaboo Companion Bird Rescue Newsletter (July 2013)

How to Create a Beautiful Aviary, Mickaboo Companion Bird Rescue Newsletter (April 2013)

Pigeons as Pets Part 2, (April 14, 2013)

Pigeons as Pets Part 1, (March 19, 2013)

Interview with Elizabeth Young on KFJC’s Thoughtline (February 17, 2013)

What I Do, SF Chronicle (December 25, 2012)

MickaCoo on Pure Imagination, Progressive Radio Network (December 21, 2012)

Pigeons Need Homes, Too! Sharingpet Blog (November 9, 2012)

How One Unwanted Pigeon Changed a Woman’s Life, Care2 Newsletter (October 25, 2012)

Welcome to The Dove Sanctuary, aka Birdland, Mickaboo Newsletter (September 2012)

Pigeons, Wild and Tame, WildCare News (September 2012)

Two Shy Doves Pair Up to Find New Home, San Francisco Chronicle (July 18, 2012)

Protecting Pigeons and Doves from a Deadly Fate, Santa Clara Weekly (2012)

Gentle Kings Need Help to Escape Cruel Fate, originally published in the Marin Independent Journal, July 16, 2011, now viewable at

Squab Production, Another Cruel Delicacy, (March 2011)

The Story of Phoenix, Mickaboo Newsletter (Jan 2010)

Rescue Worthy?, Care2 (July 2009)

Once-Terrified Rescue Pigeon Impossibly Cute, San Francisco Chronicle (July 2009)

Pigeons Are Princes in Bayview Hideout, San Francisco Chronicle (April 2009)


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