ELIOT (WGME) -- A dog is recovering after being allegedly shot in the face in Eliot.
Police say they were called to a home on Frost Hill Road, after a family found their dog bleeding from the mouth.
The dog went to the vet, where the chief says it underwent surgery.
The dog, a 7-year-old female chocolate lab, is expected to recover.
Police say they know the parties involved in the incident, and are continuing to investigate.