Cassie Lynn Cowart, 39 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said she nearly starved two dogs to death.

Reports said that one of the dogs was so starved that she became aggressive toward officers. Her ribs, lumbar and pelvic bones were also evident from a distance.

A male dog’s ribs were also showing and had minimal fat covering.

Officers added that both animals showed a vigorous appetite.

Cowart is charged with aggravated cruelty to animals and cruelty to animals.