CHESTNUT HILL, Pa (CBS) – Officials say a 5-year-old boy is in stable condition after he was bitten multiple times by a dog.

The attack happened on the 7700 block of Stenton Ave.

Authorities say the dog bit the child on the face. The victim was taken to Einstein Medical Center.

The identity of the boy has not been released.

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