Dripping Blood along with his fellow Slavers, Forty Nails and their leader were capturing ponies to sell as slaves. They had captured a small number of ponies when Puppysmiles crossed their path. When Forty Nails panicked and shot Puppysmiles, their leader attacked him. The ensuing conflict caused Dripping Blood to be injured. Before Dripping could recover, one of the slaves took his shotgun and killed him.