Orlando the Axe was a badger appearing in Mattimeo. He was the father of Auma.
After Slagar the Cruel kidnapped his daughter, Orlando set out on a quest to find her and bring her back. He encountered Matthias the Warrior, Jess Squirrel, and Basil Stag Hare, all of which from Redwall. Together, they where reunited with their children, and Slagar was defeated.
Later on, Orlando became Badger Lord of Salamandastron.