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Firefighter saves kitten from burning house

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09 Mar 2016
Firefighters have rescued a kitten from a serious house fire in Bundoora.

Crews were called to the blaze on Sandhurst Crescent at 8am and found smoke coming from the roof.

It’s believed the fire started in an evaporative cooler and spread into the roof space.

The house was severely damaged by fire, smoke and water.

While completing a search of the home, Senior Station Officer Garry Cronin rescued a tiny kitten, which was hiding in one of the bedrooms.

The kitten suffered from smoke inhalation and dehydration, other than that the kitten will make a full recovery.

No other occupants were home at the time.

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