Issue: Batgirl #71
Subtitle: Blood Matters part 1: Prey for her
Date: February 2006
Feature Characters: Batgirl (Cassandra Cain)
Supporting Characters: Lady Shiva, Ox, Tigris, White Willow
Villains: Shrike, Alpha, The Mad Dog, Kitty Kumbata, Wam-wam
Guest Appearances: David Cain, Batman (Bruce Wayne), Krunk, Momotado, Los Gemelos, Brenda Miller, Zero, Nyssa Raatko, Robin (Timothy Drake), Nightwing (Richard Grayson), Justice League Elite
Other Characters: N/A
Escaping through the forests of the Balkan Mountains Cassandra and the three League members who followed her are hunted by Shiva and the five remaining League members. As the fight for survival ensues Cassandra thinks about moments in her life however, she is forced back to the present when the Mad Dog, Cain's first, failed, experiament, announces himself.
"Once upon a time there was a man named Cain. He had a very special kind of job. Cain was a People Hunter. One of the best in all the land, but the very nature of his work made Cain a lonely man. And lonely men get ideas. About what to leave behind. So, the lonely hunter made a wish...for the perfect child."