PHOENIX - A homeowner tearfully embraced her pet Wednesday morning after a firefighter rescued a dog from a burning home.

The Phoenix Fire Department responded to a fire near 30th Avenue and Beardsley Road Wednesday morning.

Fire crews found a detached shed on fire and the fire was extending to the home.

After the firefighter handed the dog to the homeowner, she was transported to a local hospital for first and second-degree burns, Phoenix FD said. She is in stable condition.

Phoenix FD is investigating the fire.