Two quick acting neighbours heroically saved a twelve year old boy and a dog from a blazing home in North Ryde on Saturday.

Craig Harwood rescued the family dog from within the fiery inferno and passing by Gareth Jones stopped his car and raced in to save the boy.

GARETH JONES, left, and CRAIG HARWOOD, right, whose quick thinking and brave actions saved a boy and the family pet dog in the Sunhill Place house fire.