Firefighters rescue 10 cats from burning home in Belleview

by: Chip Skambis Updated:

BELLEVIEW, Fla. - Marion County firefighters rescued 10 cats from a Belleview home that caught fire Friday.

Firefighters arrived to the burning home on SE 107th Place in Belleview and got the fire under control in a matter of minutes.

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All of the people who live in the house were outside when firefighters arrived, but they said they couldn’t get the 10 cats inside.

Photos: Firefighters rescue 10 cats from burning home in Belleview

Once the fire was under control, firefighters began searching the house for the cats and found them.

Paramedics administered oxygen to two of the cats.

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The owner contacted their veterinarian who drove out to the house. 

 

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