Alaana starts sobbing trying to hug the dog but the woman shakes her head. Zara takes Alaana in her arms. The woman gestures to follow them while three men all in dark green caps and capes appear through the trees. They carry a kind of stretcher made of wood and a linnen cloth. The younger one of them a blonde skinny looking hunter and the oldest of them carefully take the dog on the stretcher. The older man’s hands look ancient but show a gentle strength while carrying the dog. His face is hardly visible under his cap but Zara catches a friendly smile. The third man towers over them. He has a broad smile on his face and seems more to jig than to walk. He goes towards Alaana who instinctively hides behind Zara…….