A 6-year-old boy is recovering in the hospital after a family dog bit him in the head in Cocoa Sunday afternoon.
Officials say the boy was airlifted to Arnold Palmer hospital.
Animal Services made contact with the people inside the home but told FOX 35 they did not want to comment
The child's family says the boy is in stable condition.
Brevard County Fire says it has no information on the type of dog involved but neighbors say it was a pit bull.