Three dogs died after they were caught in a fire this afternoon in Monroe County. Fire officials say that fire started in a burn barrel at a home on Shawnee Drive in Middle Smithfield Township around 1:30 today. It then spread engulfing two sheds. The three dogs were being kept in one of them. Firefighters from three companies responded to get the flames under control before they could spread further. It took almost two hours to totally extinguish those flames in Monroe County.