At least seven pets died in an Acton house fire Thursday evening.

Los Angeles County Fire Department firefighters were called just after 7:50 p.m. to the house at 3855 W. Acton Ave., near the Santa Clara River, according to a department statement.

Firefighters knocked the flames down by about 9:30 p.m. However, they discovered six dogs and a cat were killed in the blaze, according to the fire department

No other injuries were reported.

Initial reports indicated that the home belonged to a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy, but fire department officials nor the sheriff’s department could confirm the details.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

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