was caught in the Isshu region after he encounter a flock of Mamepato in a forest near Kanako Town. It lost its first battle against Jessie's Koromori
right after Ash Ketchum
captured it while attempting to rescue Pikachu
and Iris's Axew
from Team Rocket.
evolved from Ash's Pidove
on the day that Ash Ketchum
was helping round up all the Fushide that had invaded Hiun City. Ash's Pidove
had been working hard the entire day and it could tell that its strength was increasing which then caused it to evolve.