A Nevada woman stabbed her dog to death to avoid paying the fees a veterinarian would have charged for it be euthanized.

Reno police found a female Boxer belonging to 30-year-old Laura Beth Hesse in a dumpster with multiple stab wounds and blunt force head trauma on February 3rd.

Authorities also say that she was found driving under the influence, had left a young child at home, and was in possession of methamphetamine, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia.

She’s been charged with malicious torture, maiming or killing of an animal, as well as child neglect, driving under the influence, and drug possession.