The loss of the T-Infinity causes consternation and alarm within the Skynet Hub. Has it been destroyed? Captured? Could it be used against them? They have to know. Skynet preps an advanced Hunter/Killer in the form of a feral dog (known as a Dire Wolf) - sending it through time to salvage or destroy the T-Infinity, whichever comes first!
Vaughan & Chiang's "Paper Girls" Builds a Familiar Yet Disconcerting World