"We've circled this farmhouse twice. There is no sound of them."
―The master on Bran and Rickon Stark[src]
Theon's master of hounds was from the Iron Islands.


Season 2

The master of hounds assists Theon Greyjoy in the search for the escaped Bran and Rickon Stark. They track them to a shepherd's farm where the hounds lose the scent of the boys. Theon later returns to Winterfell with the charred corpses of two children.[1]

Theon's crew turn on him and deliver him to Ramsay Snow in exchange for being allowed to leave Winterfell alive.[2] However, they are betrayed by Snow, captured and flayed alive.[3]


Season Two appearances
The North Remembers The Night Lands What Is Dead May Never Die Garden of Bones The Ghost of Harrenhal
The Old Gods and the New A Man Without Honor The Prince of Winterfell Blackwater Valar Morghulis

In the books

In the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, Farlen, the Master of Hounds at Winterfell, is forced to help Theon in is hunt. Although this character is established and appears in this episode he does not participate in the hunt.