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Dog alerts family to fire burning in home's attic

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PHOENIX (AP) - A family of 7 escaped their burning home after they were alerted by a family dog.

The Fire Department says the dog alerted the family at the same time Thursday morning as a passer-by called 911 after seeing smoke from the fire in the attic coming through the roof.

All seven people escaped ad did 7 of their nine dogs.

According to the Fire Department, the other two dogs are missing outside.

Cause of the fire is not yet known.

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