A woman has been arrested after a young girl was rushed to hospital with "life-changing injuries" from being attacked by a dog in Hampshire.
The 3-year-old girl was attacked by the dog on Botley Drive, Leigh Park, Havant, yesterday evening, 8 August.
Police responded to a call at 6.35pm and the child was rushed to the Queen Alexandra Hospital where she is still receiving treatment.
Hampshire Police said in a statement: "Officers investigating a serious injury dog bite incident, where a child has been left with life-changing but not life-threatening injuries have arrested a woman.
"At around 6.35pm yesterday, we received a report that a 3-year-old girl had been bitten by a dog on Botley Drive, Havant. "The girl was taken to the Queen Alexandra hospital for treatment where she remains. "The dog, a Doberman, has been seized by police. "A 44-year-old woman from Havant has been arrested on suspicion of being in charge of a dog dangerously out of control causing injury. "She remains in custody at this time."