, (born César Millán Favela; August 27, 1969) is a Mexican-American self-taught, professional dog trainer
widely known for his television
series The Dog Whisperer
, now in its seventh season and broadcast in more than eighty countries worldwide. Prior to The Dog Whisperer
series, Millan focused on rehabilitating especially aggressive dogs in South Los Angeles
(2002–2008) — under construction in a new Los Angeles location as of late 2009.
Millan's first three books, including Cesar's Way
, all became New York Times best sellers, have cumulatively sold two million copies in the United States and are available in 14 other countries. In 2009, in conjunction with IMG
, Millan introduced a monthly magazine also titled Cesar's Way
— with the Wall Street Journal
reporting at that time that half of American consumers recognized Millan. With Ilusión Millan, he founded the Cesar and Ilusión Millan Foundation — since re-named the Millan Foundation. He is working with Yale University
to create a children's curriculum based on his work.
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