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Waco toddler taken to hospital after dog attack

WACO, TX (KXXV) - A North Waco toddler is recovering after being attacked by a neighbor's dog Thursday afternoon.

Police say the 2-year-old girl was bitten multiple times after she was playing with a sibling and wandered into the yard with a dog. This happened about 4 p.m. Thursday, in the 2000 block of Summer.

The dog was reportedly chained up, but got loose. A relative rescued the child, who was rushed to Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center, where she is recovering.

Animal control took the shepard mix dog for observation.
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