Litter of puppies, two horses perish in barn fire, officials say

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LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.– A litter of puppies and two horses were killed in a barn fire Thursday morning in East Earl Township, fire officials tell FOX43.

Emergency personnel responded to the 1200 block of Springville Road sometime before 9:30 a.m.

The fire was caused by a heat lamp which was used to keep the puppies warm, officials add.

The barn has been deemed a total loss.

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