An elderly woman is recovering after neighbors say she was attacked by a pack of dogs in the east part of the valley Sunday morning.

Metro says shortly before 8 am, animal control was called out to the 5100 block of Silverheart near Nellis and Charleston when four dogs were seen running loose.

Witnesses at the scene tell 8 News NOW an elderly woman was attacked but managed to walk away with minor injuries.

While on the scene our photojournalist witnessed animal control seizing the dogs and was told by witnesses they believe german shepherds were among the pack.