NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man has been hospitalized after being attacked by a dog in the Bronx on Saturday.

Authorities say the FDNY responded to a call at a residence on Randall Avenue in Castle Hill at around 11:30 a.m.

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The man was taken to Jacobi Medical Center with minor injuries, police said.

The dog is now in the care of Animal Care and Control in Manhattan.

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Witnesses told CBS2 the man owns a pitbull, which turned on him outside.

This recent attack comes after a 5-year-old boy was hospitalized after being attacked by two pit bulls at his home in Brooklyn.

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