Monk, Pigeon For Adoption In San Francisco, California
San Francisco, CA
Monk is a new transfer to Palomacy from the animal shelter in San Jose. S/he is a striking-looking bird, calm and curious. We're giving Monk a couple of days of cage rest because of a sore left leg but s/he otherwise seems to be in good health. We'll provide updates as we learn more about this contemplative bird!Please apply to adopt http://www.pigeonrescue.org/birds/apply-to-foster-or-adopt/Adoption processWe require an online adoption application, phone screen & home visit and offer lots of support and coaching all along the way. Our adoption fee is $10/bird and our expectations for adopters are:-Appropriately sized, safe and uncrowded cage or aviary approved by Palomacy-Supervised, safe out-of-cage time (if not living in an aviary) daily-No free flight/uncaged outside time-Protection from hazards including but not limited to escape, pets, predators, fumes and toxins-Companionship- lots of your time or another bird's (not home alone)-Avian vet care if sick or injured-Compassionate, healthy care that provides for the bird's nutritional (including lighting), physical and emotional well-being-No breeding, birth control if bird has a mate (real eggs replaced with fakes which we provide)-A forever home (through sickness and health, for better or worse) with a pet-care plan in place should something happen to you-No selling, sporting or business use of birds-Return to Palomacy if unable to keep the bird (This is not desired- we expect that you are providing a forever home!)Shelter locationWe are a volunteer-powered rescue and our birds are lovingly cared for in the private homes and backyard aviaries of our foster volunteers. Potential adopters can make appointments to meet our birds and we are at adoption & outreach events almost every weekend. See our Events page at www.PigeonRescue.org and visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/PigeonDiplomacy/ for details.
February 27 on Get-Pet