Three pets perish in Friday evening house fire

Three pets perish in Friday evening house fire - clipped version

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The Amarillo Fire Department responded to a fire on 2210 S. Buchanan.

Units were dispatched to the address Friday, around 8:15 p.m. and were able to bring the fire under control by 8:56 p.m.

The residents were not home at the time.

Firefighters were able to remove a dog and her 10 puppies. The mother dog did not survive.

8 of the puppies survived and were taken to Amarillo Pet Savers.

The home is valued at $85,000 and suffered an estimated $50,000 in fire and smoke damages.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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