Appearance and Character Edit
He is large, black and handsome, and has a mean temper. He is quick to bite and kick. He is gentle with Sandor, however. He was named after The Stranger, an aspect of the Faith of the Seven. It is unknown if Sandor gave him that name.
A Game of Thrones Edit
Sandor rides Stranger to Winterfell, accompanying King Robert I Baratheon and Prince Joffrey Baratheon. He rides the horse whilst searching for the missing Arya Stark. He also rides the horse when chasing Mycah. He cuts down the butcher's boy from the back of Stranger.