“Paramedics' medical services together with the eThekwini fire department arrived to find the house alight,” said Jamieson.
“The eThekwini fire department worked on fighting the blaze, while paramedics treated one man for smoke inhalation. Three puppies from the house are missing and are presumed dead.
“The events leading up to the incident are unknown. However, SAPS and the eThekwini fire department will be investigating further.”