A heart-rending scene unfolds as a forsaken puppy with a distended abdomen seeks comfort inside a cardboard box.

It’s easy to assume that everyone cares about animals and would take action to protect them. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case. There are people out there who ignore animals in need or even hurt them intentionally. Some animals are left to fend for themselves on the streets, like garbage.

One such animal was a little puppy named Bean. Her past was likely not a happy one, and she was found abandoned in a cardboard box. But that wasn’t the only problem. Bean was suffering from medical issues that caused her stomach to swell and her legs to become swollen too. It was clear that she needed help.

Fortunately, the rescuers took Bean to the vet, where she was diagnosed with fluid in her stomach. The cause of this was unclear, but it was affecting her quality of life. The good news was that with a bit of treatment, Bean began to improve. After just a couple of days, she was ready to go home with her rescuers.

As time went on, Bean’s condition continued to improve. She went from a sick and weak puppy to a lively, energetic dog. Thanks to a stomach-draining procedure, her belly returned to its normal size, and her legs were able to support her again.

Bean’s story is a reminder that all animals deserve love, care, and attention. It only takes one kind person to make a difference and change an animal’s life forever.