Jules Duprey is a big man who boasts that only a lesser man carries and uses guns. He puts his fighting power in the jaws of the killer dogs that he trains. For the sake of his girl’s honor, Reagan takes on the big man and his dog, Lobo.
Will Reagan survive the attack that’s sure to come? Will Sgt Preston believe that Lobo is nothing more than a companion? Clues to the true nature of Duprey get Preston moving on the track of the real killer and claim jumper in the story. A trap is set, but what is the meaning of the cryptic instructions Preston gives to Ruth?
Distrust is heated among the band of claim jumpers, but will Preston be able to produce the hard evidence he needs? He has another trick up his sleeve, and King may be needed to make sure it all works out.