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Seven dogs rescued from burning bungalow in Rhos y Meirch

Credit: Twitter/@SFRS_Clun

Firefighters have rescued seven dogs from a burning property in Rhos y Meirch near Knighton that broke out overnight.

Multiple crews attended the blaze at the bungalow.

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A range of equipment was used to bring the animals to safety, including ceiling hooks, a thermal imaging camera, and a triple extension ladder.

Firefighters were called at 8:30pm on Wednesday 24 April and left in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Multiple crews were called to the property to battle the flames. Credit: Twitter/@SFRS_Clun
Credit: Twitter/@SFRS_Clun

Crews from Knighton, Presteigne, Llandrindod Wells, and Clun all helped bring the blaze under control.

Station Manager Martyn Field from Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service praised "the efforts of the crews, who worked professionally and efficiently to secure the safety of the dogs and extinguish the fire".