|Book(s)||A Dance with Dragons (appears)|
Appearance and Character
Ben is an old man, tasked with keeping the Bastard's girls, Ramsay Bolton's pack of female hunting hounds. He likes the dogs better than their master. Ben claims he was instructed by Ramsay to train the dogs to kill wolves.
A Dance with Dragons
Ben is present in the great hall of the Dreadfort when Little Walder and Big Walder Frey bring "Reek" before Ramsay, who is joined by Arnolf Karstark and Hother Umber. At Ramsay's command he makes a collar for Reek, and lets him eat and sleep with the hounds.
Quotes about Ben
|“||Even if we do escape, Lord Ramsay will hunt us down, him and Ben Bones and the girls.||”|