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“Foster a Dog, Change a Life”: Featuring Jelly and Bean

Welcome to our April series dedicated to the incredible impact of fostering animals in need. Today, we want to introduce you to Jelly and Bean, two heartwarming souls whose lives were transformed because someone said “yes” to fostering.

Jelly and Bean’s journey began in a shelter in South Texas, a place overflowing with animals seeking refuge. At just seven months old, they found themselves curled up in the back of a kennel, scared and uncertain of their future. They were among the lucky ones; they were given a chance because a foster caregiver stepped forward.

Fostering is more than providing temporary shelter; it’s about offering love, care, and a sense of security to animals who have experienced hardship. Without fosters, animals like Jelly and Bean wouldn’t have the opportunity to blossom, to learn trust, and to experience the joys of a loving home environment.

Successful fostering isn’t just about finding a temporary place for an animal to stay; it’s about creating a bridge to their forever family. It’s about socializing them, providing emotional support, and helping them heal from past traumas. Fosters play a vital role in preparing these animals for their happy endings.

One of the most beautiful aspects of fostering is witnessing the transformation of these precious dogs. From the first photo of Jelly and Bean huddled in fear to seeing them today, snuggled in a cozy bed, playing with kids, and surrounded by a basket full of toys, the difference is astounding. This transformation isn’t just physical; it’s a testament to the power of love and the impact a foster can have on an animal’s life.

Throughout this series, we’ll dive deeper into the stories of successful fosters, share heartwarming tales of animals finding their forever homes, and explore the profound impact fostering has on both animals and humans alike. Together, let’s celebrate the Change a Life Takeoff Series and the incredible journeys that begin with a simple “yes” to fostering.

Join us in making a difference, one fostered pet at a time. Stay tuned for more inspiring stories and insights throughout April!

How Can You Help

Sign up to foster a Dallas Dog in need!

You can sign up to foster by clicking the link below.

If you are not local you can sign up to be a virtual foster. Visit the link below to learn more about it.


Our rehabilitation efforts address the physical and emotional needs of rescued animals and prepare them for the second chance they deserve. You can make a difference by fostering, adopting, or making a donation toward these worthy animals. Thank you for supporting Dallas Dog. Our mission is to create a safer place for animals by rescuing and rehabilitating those who are neglected, unwanted and abused across Texas or displaced by natural disasters nearby and finding them a permanent home. You can visit our website at to follow our amazing journey.

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