Seattle Fire Department was called to the fire before 11 a.m. Wednesday, and firefighters immediately got in and started carrying the dogs out to safety and treating them.
According to officials, all seven daycare employees in the building got out safely and no injuries are reported. One staff member was evaluated by medics and is reported to be in stable condition.
Seattle Animal Control has been called to the scene. It is not known if any animals were injured or suffered smoke inhalation. All dogs have been accounted for, and are being sent to one of three locations—Hellbent Brewing Company, Classic Collision, and Bowwow Fun Towne in Kenmore.
If your dog was at this daycare, officials urge you to contact The Dog Resort at (206) 362-3836 or email@example.com.
The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.
This is a developing story.