COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on four children attacked by dogs in Colorado (all times local):

10:30 a.m.

Authorities in Colorado have issued a summons to the owner of three dogs suspected of mauling four children.

The unidentified man is facing charges of unlawful ownership of a dangerous dog, which is a misdemeanor.

Three of the children required surgery and a fourth child was injured in the attacks on Saturday.

El Paso County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Jackie Kirby says the woman took her children to the home of her boss, where the man breeds dogs.

The woman told authorities she was checking on animals in a barn when she heard screams and found the children had been attacked by the dogs.

The woman has not been identified.

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9:20 a.m.

Three children required surgery and a fourth child was injured after their mother says they were mauled by dogs in El Paso County.

Sheriff's spokeswoman Jackie Kirby says the woman took her children to the home of her boss, where the man breeds dogs.

The woman told authorities while checking on animals in a barn on Saturday, she heard screams and found four children had been attacked by the dogs.

Kirby says the children had multiple bite injuries.

The woman and the owner of the animals have not been identified.