NewsSoutheast Valley NewsChandler News

Actions

Thirteen dogs found dead after Chandler house fire, four others taken to animal hospital

Chandler House Fire Pets.jpeg
Posted at 1:44 PM, Aug 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-13 17:44:42-04

CHANDLER, AZ — Police are investigating after at least 13 dogs were found dead in a house fire in Chandler on Friday.

Firefighters responded to reports of an attic fire around 12:30 p.m. Friday near Alma School and Elliot roads.

After extinguishing the fire, police say around 40 dogs were removed from the home. Police say at least 13 of the dogs have died.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. No other injuries have been reported.

Stay with ABC15 and abc15.com for more on this developing story.