A gang of marauders, "The Dog Soldiers", swears vengeance against Dillon for the execution of one of their members, by shooting down Kitty. As Kitty lies critically wounded, Matt starts tracking the outlaw who shot her.
Muley visits with a pack of hound dogs. Hoss & Muley train the dogs, but when their real owner shows up, she is furious that her bird dogs have been ruined. Muley is accused of stealing her dogs, when he really purchased them.
Joe's ex Hallie thinks Joe killed her husband so they could be together. Joe denies this but Sannon's husbands' brother also believes this, comes to town, & causes trouble for Joe. Things get worse when Hallie is found dead too.
The Girl Next Door
Kathy Griffin is interested in buying the apartment across the hall. Maddie struggles to contain her insecurities and goes to great lengths to restake her claim as the biggest star in the building. Guest Star: Kathy Griffin