They are active in animal rights groups, like the International Otter Adoption Fund, and have a pet Alpaca in their backyard.
After he graduated from James Madison High School he started to pursue his acting career. in March 2008, Jared announced that on January 28th, 2008 they got engaged on their fourth anniversary, in Paris.“And I, in the past, have had my own struggles of not [being] so happy with where I am in life, which is strange and I think it goes to show…Maybe a lot of people don’t know this, but Season 3, we were shooting an episode and I went back to my trailer to get changed and just kind of broke down,” Jared shared to .He had a relationship with Sandra Mc Coy whom he met when they both had roles in Cry_Wolf in 2004. However at the Salute to Supernatural Dallas 2008 convention in June 2008, Jared announced that he and Sandy were no longer together.Jared dated co-star Genevieve Cortese though 2008 and they announced their engagement in January 2010.On February 27th, 2010, Jared and Genevieve wed in Sun Valley, Idaho.Clif Kosterman tweeted after the weekend "It was a beautiful ceremony in a beautiful setting." On October 11, 2011 Jared announced via Twitter than he and Genevieve were expecting their first child. Jared tweeted on Monday 19th March, that Gen had given birth to their son, in Seattle. Bdend-1g /* Trending Now */ /* Center Rail */ #ya-center-rail .profile-banner-default .ya-ba-title #Stencil . Bgc-lgr #ya-best-answer, #ya-qpage-msg, #ya-question-detail, li.ya-other-answer .tupwrap .comment-text /* Right Rail */ #Stencil . Bxsh-003-prpl #yai-q-answer, #ya-trending, #ya-related-questions h2. Fw-300 .qstn-title #ya-trending-questions-show-more, #ya-related-questions-show-more #ya-trending-questions-more, #ya-related-questions-more /* DMROS */ .at a community college on Wednesday (March 11) in Vancouver, Canada.Thomas Colton Padalecki was 8lb 6oz. In fandom tradition, Gen, #Welcome Padababy, #Papa Padalecki, #Uncle Jensen and #Thomas Colton Padalecki all trended on Twitter. Jared tweeted on Monday 24th Dec 2013, that Gen had given birth to their second son. Jared was a guest star on the medical drama ER before he went on to play the recurring role of Dean Forrester, on-again off-again boyfriend of Rory Gilmore, in five seasons of The WB drama Gilmore Girls.Fans donated over ,000 to a fundraising drive for St Jude's Hospital organised by Winchester Bros. During his time on that show, he also starred in several movies, among them New York Minute, Cheaper by the Dozen (with Tom Welling), The Flight of the Phoenix, House of Wax, and Cry_Wolf.