By Jennifer McRae

DENVER (CBS4)– Firefighters rescued a dog from a burning home in Denver on Wednesday. Crews rushed to the home at 2405 Pontiac Street just about 9 a.m.

(credit: Denver Fire)

They were able to quickly extinguish the small fire. During a search of the home, firefighters found a dog that had been overwhelmed by smoke.

(credit: Denver Fire)

Paramedics worked with firefighters to revive the pup.

(credit: Denver Fire)

Jennifer McRae