A woman and her dogs were forced out of a south Omaha home early Monday morning due to a house fire.

Firefighters rushed to the home near 12th and Castelar just after 4 a.m. The woman made it out before crews arrived, and four dogs were rescued by firefighters. The fifth dog didn't make it..

Firefighters were able to contain the flames to the back of a home, but the occupant will have to find another place to stay.