Child mauled by dog in Galveston County

April 19, 2010 4:50:17 AM PDT
A nine-year-old girl is recovering after she was mauled by a dog in Galveston County.

Investigators say she was attacked Saturday at a neighbor's house in San Leon. The little girl received severe injuries to her head and arm. She was rushed to Texas Children's Hospital.

The dog was taken in by animal control.