An early morning fire in Chino Valley charred a home and took the life of three pets. Central Arizona Fire and Medical officials say crews responded to the fire on Judy Avenue at around 1 a.m. Wednesday. One person was home at the time and was led to safety. However, three cats died in the fire. There were no other injuries. Arizona Crisis Team and Red Cross members provided assistance to the occupant. There’s no word on what caused the fire.