A Dubuque County home sustained around $200,000 in damage after a fire Wednesday afternoon.
The home west of Balltown at 20490 Ridge Road is owned by Duane and Kimberly Kass. There were no injuries, however, the family dog died in the fire.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation and authorities say it does not appear to be suspicious at this time.
Firefighters from Sherrill, Holy Cross, North Buena Vista and Farley responded to the scene.