Dog Whisperer

Dog Whisperer

  • TV-G
  • 2004
  • 9 Seasons
  • 8.0  (2,606)

Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan is a reality television show that follows dog trainer Cesar Millan as he works with difficult pets. Dog Whisperer debuted in 2004 on the National Geographic channel and has been aired for seven seasons. Millan is a self-taught dog trainer with a large high profile clientele. Episodes begin with Millan's introduction to a difficult dog and their owners. The owner gives an overview of his or her relationship with the pet and the issues that have arisen. Millan assesses the situation and begins his instruction on behavior modification. He occasionally brings one of his own dogs to these sessions to assist with training. Dog Whisperer episodes have shown Millan helping owners successfully overcome a variety behavior problems with their dogs, including excessive barking, biting, aggression, separation anxiety, and obsessions. Celebrities have also made appearances on Dog Whisperer with their problem pets. Daisy Fuentes, Patti LaBelle, and Ed McMahon have all found success by following Millan's methods. Dog Whisperer has been the National Geographic channel's top rated series for the past six years. It has won numerous television awards, such as the People's Choice Award for Favorite Animal Show and Best TV Variety or Reality Show by the Imagen Foundation. The Humane Society of the United States has also presented Millan with Special Commendation for his work. 2012 will be the final season for Dog Whisperer, according to a statement Millan published on his website. The program has reached a worldwide audience, broadcasting in over eighty countries.

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Seasons
Cesar's Worst Bite
12. Cesar's Worst Bite
September 15, 2012
A couple are concerned their Lab, who becomes aggressive around food, could harm their 18-month-old son. Cesar helps a homeless woman's protective pit bull adapt to a women's shelter.
Hollywood Hounds
11. Hollywood Hounds
September 8, 2012
Concerned about her daughter, exercise guru Jillian Michaels receives Cesar's help for a second time to make sure her Chihuahua will not be aggressive. Later, the host helps Kelsey Grammer and his wife, Kayte, potty train their pooches.
Daytona Dogs
10. Daytona Dogs
September 1, 2012
Cesar visits the Halifax Humane Society with NASCAR driver Greg Biffle and his wife, Nichole. Later he helps another NASCAR driver, Kevin Harvick, teach his Chihuahua how to overcome social anxiety.
Fear Factor
9. Fear Factor
August 25, 2012
Cesar helps a cocker spaniel and a labradoodle overcome their fears.
Bad Dogs of Comedy
8. Bad Dogs of Comedy
August 18, 2012
The host helps comedians Skyler Stone, Ralphie May, Lahna Turner and Paul Rodriguez set boundaries with their dogs.
Playboy Playmates
7. Playboy Playmates
August 11, 2012
Three Playboy Playmates seek help this week.
Anger Management
6. Anger Management
August 4, 2012
Cesar helps owners manage an angry dog.
Jersey Shore Dogs
5. Jersey Shore Dogs
July 28, 2012
Cesar helps tame an overly energetic mastiff mix and two misbehaving miniature dachshunds.
Battle of Britain
4. Battle of Britain
July 21, 2012
Before Cesar leaves the U.K., he helps a collie mix that's paranoid about walking outside, an overly energetic Labrador and a klee kai that gets anxious around other dogs.
Cesar Conquers London
3. Cesar Conquers London
July 14, 2012
Cesar tries to help two dogs that have spent the majority of their lives in Africa and are having trouble adjusting to their new surroundings in London. He also works with a Jack Russell terrier that acts up around guests, and a dog walker who struggles to control her own Patterdale-terrier mix.
London Calling!
2. London Calling!
July 7, 2012
Cesar continues his U.K. tour in London, where he meets a pup named Herbie who is forced to be muzzled in public because of past bad behavior. Also: a pair of German shepherd littermates have grown wild and dominant with one another; an English cocker spaniel refuses to ride in cars.
Horrible Hounds of the UK
1. Horrible Hounds of the UK
July 7, 2012
The ninth season premiere begins with Cesar Millan heading to the U.K. to help troubled dog owners. Included: a 17-year-old gets help handling his two out-of-control Jack Russell terriers; a rescue dog's territorial behavior is addressed.
Description

Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan is a reality television show that follows dog trainer Cesar Millan as he works with difficult pets. Dog Whisperer debuted in 2004 on the National Geographic channel and has been aired for seven seasons.

Millan is a self-taught dog trainer with a large high profile clientele. Episodes begin with Millan's introduction to a difficult dog and their owners. The owner gives an overview of his or her relationship with the pet and the issues that have arisen. Millan assesses the situation and begins his instruction on behavior modification. He occasionally brings one of his own dogs to these sessions to assist with training.

Dog Whisperer episodes have shown Millan helping owners successfully overcome a variety behavior problems with their dogs, including excessive barking, biting, aggression, separation anxiety, and obsessions. Celebrities have also made appearances on Dog Whisperer with their problem pets. Daisy Fuentes, Patti LaBelle, and Ed McMahon have all found success by following Millan's methods.

Dog Whisperer has been the National Geographic channel's top rated series for the past six years. It has won numerous television awards, such as the People's Choice Award for Favorite Animal Show and Best TV Variety or Reality Show by the Imagen Foundation. The Humane Society of the United States has also presented Millan with Special Commendation for his work.

2012 will be the final season for Dog Whisperer, according to a statement Millan published on his website. The program has reached a worldwide audience, broadcasting in over eighty countries.

  • Premiere Date
    September 13, 2004
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (2,606)