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Firefighters Give CPR to Cats After Gaines Township Fire

15 Felines Succumb, 2 Saved

Updated at 9:01am 2/8/19 - Posted by Durand Now at 8:04am 2/8/19

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Swartz Creek firefighters responded to a Gaines Township house fire on Thursday afternoon and discovered 17 cats inside, NBC 25 reports.  Two were able to be rescued.  

Swartz Creek Firefighters Inc. shared the above photo on Facebook of Firefighter Sedrick Fornari and Firefighter Sawyer Tabit attempting CPR on 2 cats pulled from the fire.  

Our hats off to Fornari and Tabit and all our area first responders that work hard and selflessly to serve every day.

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The cause of the fire remains under investigation.  The fire is believed to have begun in the center of the Seymour Road home.

There were no persons in the home at the time of the fire.

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