A Good Samaritan and volunteer with the Soft Paws Rescue in Sonoma County, stumbled upon an empty beer box at a Walmart in Patterson on Monday. She noticed the box was taped shut on all sides and making noises.
Turns out five puppies were inside.
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Rescuers with the Soft Paw Rescue had challenges getting the 6-week old Chihuahua mixes to their foster homes in Santa Rosa because of heavy smoke and evacuation routes.
The non-profit decided to name each puppy after a fire department.
Graton, Helena, Maya, Rosa and Caz will be available for adoption after Sept. 1.
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