A Stray Dog out of Newthrone
You first noticed the wolfhound outside The King’s Return whilst waiting to be seen by the Digger’s Union. Then at the city gates as you left Newthrone. Then again, when you camped for the first night, when it curled up next to Kobayashi and went to sleep.
Now it seems to have taken a definite liking to you and is helping you in fights….