The BEST Episodes of The Dog Whisperer

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 3, 2019

Dog Whisperer follows well-respected animal behaviorist Cesar Millan as he works to help dogs with behavior problems, and their human families. These problems range from excessive barking to behavior, that if not corrected, could leave the owners little choice but to euthanize the dog. Mr. Millan describes his work as "rehabilitating dogs, and training people." Dog owners can learn from him ways to establish a balanced relationship with their dogs that will help to prevent these problems.

Battle of Britain

#1 - Battle of Britain

Season 9 - Episode 4

Before leaving the UK Cesar help to rehabilitate a Klee Kai who lunges and snaps at any dog that comes close, a Collie mix scared by a loud noise and now refuses to go out anymore, and a Labrador who is so energetic that it's hard to tell if he’s being friendly or dangerous.

star 8.59
17 votes
Buster, Holli, Spike & Belle

#2 - Buster, Holli, Spike & Belle

Season 3 - Episode 2

On a Nebraska farm, an Australian shepherd named Buster is protecting too well. Cesar helps Holli, an American Stafford Terrier who was injured in a school bus accident. Oscar nominee Virginia Madsen and her son Jack need help with a companion for their french bulldog Spike.

star 8.53
23 votes
Cesar's Toughest Cases

#3 - Cesar's Toughest Cases

Season 2 - Episode 20

For twenty years, Cesar has dealt with all kinds of canines. This episode features several of Cesar's toughest cases including: Matilda, the skateboard munching bulldog, vicious Min Pin, Chip, and ferocious Chihuahua, Bandit, just to name a few. See how Cesar deals with each of these unique issues in this special episode of Dog Whisperer. Plus updates on how the dogs are doing.

star 8.52
4 votes
Willie, Make-A-Wish, and Zena

#4 - Willie, Make-A-Wish, and Zena

Season 4 - Episode 6

Meet Zena, a pit bull/chow mix whose extreme fear of the stove has forced her owners, who live outside of Phoenix, Ariz., to cook outside on a grill for the past year. Next, Cesar visits Major, a Rottweiler, and Nira, a German shepherd, who are battling for control of the house. Finally, meet Willie, a Jack Russell terrier who cant handle the death of his pack leader, the family cat named Jake. Willies owners say Jake kept Willie in line, but now the terrier has abandoned his good behavior.

star 8.51
10 votes
Eppie, Lady and Snoopy

#5 - Eppie, Lady and Snoopy

Season 2 - Episode 13

Cesar works with Heather Mitchell and Nate Clesowich to rehabilitate Eppie, a Stafford Bull Terrier. Eppie has become very dog aggressive and makes walking her a nightmare. In the second segment, he deals with a dog who has become fearful aggressive, especially barking at the owner's mother, who has reached the point where she can't stand Lady. In the third segment, Cesar helps a family with a very active young beagle who has begun to run in the yard, sniffing and yelping until his nose is bloody.

star 8.50
20 votes
Directors: Mark Cole
Writers: Melissa Jo Peltier, Jim Milio
Cesar Conquers London

#6 - Cesar Conquers London

Season 9 - Episode 3

Still in the UK, Cesar helps a Jack Russell terrier who spins and barks when guests arrive, two dogs returning from Africa and having trouble adjusting, and a professional dog walker who can't control her own Patterdale terrier mix.

star 8.47
19 votes
Pekaso and Yogi & Smokey

#7 - Pekaso and Yogi & Smokey

Season 6 - Episode 3

As an artist on the rise, Daniel Maltzman relies on inspiration, but he can’t inspire his 1 ½ year old Pekingese, Pekaso, to eat or drink. Pekaso refuses to eat any kind of dog food, top shelf or not. Nothing Daniel does seems to make a difference. Pekaso also has issues when it comes to drinking her water.

star 8.46
20 votes
Pasha, Cosmo and Contessa

#8 - Pasha, Cosmo and Contessa

Season 2 - Episode 10

In the first segment, Cesar works with a couple who have an out of control lab who was even kicked out of a dog training class. In the second segment, he has a more complex problem to solve. A young couple has recently married and one of their dogs is having a hard time with the changes. He has become quite aggressive, and since they are expecting their first child, they are anxious to bring both their dogs under control so they will not be a threat to the new baby. In the third segment Cesar has an easy time teaching a shar pei to not attack the TV every time there are dogs on the screen.

star 8.42
19 votes
Power of the Pack

#9 - Power of the Pack

Season 2 - Episode 19

Cesar reflects on some of his most difficult cases and shows how his LA dog psychology center ("the home of his pack") has helped in the rehabilitation process. He also introduces some of the dogs, including a few owned by celebrities.

star 8.41
15 votes
Bikini, Fella, and Winston & Oliver

#10 - Bikini, Fella, and Winston & Oliver

Season 2 - Episode 18

Cesar works with a family who has a Yorkie who eats shrubs, an apartment dwelling family whose dog barks excessively while they’re not home and Miniature Bull Terrier who is aggressive with large dogs.

star 8.41
15 votes
Anger Management

#11 - Anger Management

Season 9 - Episode 6

Cesar helps a rock musician with his extremely aggressive pit bull so he can have someone watch her while he is on tour, and a comic book writer and his TV producer wife with two very aggressive Boston terriers.

star 8.38
16 votes
Gizmo and Indigo, Diego, Valley & Whiskey

#12 - Gizmo and Indigo, Diego, Valley & Whiskey

Season 4 - Episode 12

Meet Jennifer Lee Pryor, the wife of late comedian Richard Pryor. Jennifers rescue organization, Pryors Planet, is working to place dozens of dogs in loving homes. Fights have broken out among the foster dogs and the four dogs she already owned. The conflict is no laughing matter - will Cesar be able to restore peace and help Jennifer become a pack leader? Plus, meet Gizmo, a 6-year-old beagle with a severe aggression problem. Will Cesar be able to calm this belligerent beagle?

star 8.37
8 votes
Curly and Baxter

#13 - Curly and Baxter

Season 4 - Episode 14

A pup with a tendency to get into dogfights is featured. Also, an Arizona dog has been banned from taking hikes because of it's temper.

star 8.37
11 votes
Buddy, Tiger & Roxy, and Booker

#14 - Buddy, Tiger & Roxy, and Booker

Season 2 - Episode 6

In the first segment, Cesar works with a couple who have a fearful-aggressive papillon/corgi mix who needs medications but will do anything, including biting, to avoid the treatment. In the second segment, he works with two young women who have adopted two rottweiler puppies they found as strays. The dogs are becoming aggressive in their play, especially with the ladies� young niece. Cesar helps them get the dogs under control and trustworthy around children. In the third segment, Cesar takes on a frightened Vizsla named Booker who is having a very hard time adapting to living in the city after his early months in a quiet, country atmosphere.

star 8.37
25 votes
Directors: Mark Cole
Writers: Melissa Jo Peltier, Jim Milio
London Calling!

#15 - London Calling!

Season 9 - Episode 2

Cesar helps Herbie - a biter prosecuted under the Dangerous Dogs Act, two actresses with their badly behaved Alsatians, and a Cocker Spaniel who nips and growls when put in the car.

star 8.35
17 votes
Vicki & Taz, Punkin and Maddy

#16 - Vicki & Taz, Punkin and Maddy

Season 2 - Episode 16

In the first segment, Cesar works with a couple who have two min pins that are hyperactive to the point of biting visitors to the home and are harming their home-based business. Cesar also deals with Maria's fear of large dogs. In the second segment, he takes a rock-obsessed Rhodesian ridgeback/pit mix to the Center to help him learn to engage in more appropriate dog activities. Punkin has a great time and quickly loses interest in rocks. In the third segment, Cesar helps a young woman with a very frightened adopted stray. Molly soon learns to adjust her energy to help Maddy relax and feel more confident about men.

star 8.35
17 votes
Maya, Sara, and Lilly

#17 - Maya, Sara, and Lilly

Season 3 - Episode 5

Maya, a Border Collie/Spring Spaniel Mix lunges towards any small animal nearby, causing a further injury to her owner who recently had major neck surgery. Sara, a rescued Sheperd mix with aggression. Then, a pushy poodle in Omaha, Nebraska needs Cesar to help grow out of her puppy behavior.

star 8.33
19 votes
Dax, Pete, Nixa, and Sugar and Snowflake

#18 - Dax, Pete, Nixa, and Sugar and Snowflake

Season 2 - Episode 17

Cesar works with three families: one with an over-exuberant puppy, one with three German Shepherd Dogs with pack issues, and one with a controlling little fluffball who rules the house.

star 8.32
16 votes
Isis, Tina, Nugget and Katrina Dogs

#19 - Isis, Tina, Nugget and Katrina Dogs

Season 2 - Episode 5

In this episode, Cesar works with a couple whose relationship is at risk due to their pit mixes-the dog�s aggression toward each other makes it impossible for the couple to spend time together with their dogs. The second segment is about a dane mix who will eat absolutely anything-resulting in surgery to remove an obstruction. They hope that Cesar can help stop him from this destructive and dangerous behavior. The third segment is about the three Katrina dogs who hopefully will be reunited with their families.

star 8.31
29 votes
Gus, Abbey, and Vinnie

#20 - Gus, Abbey, and Vinnie

Season 4 - Episode 8

Legendary Tonight Show sidekick Ed McMahon rescued a wheaten terrier named Gus. He can be sweet and cuddly around Eds family, but he has become seriously aggressive toward Eds assistants and guests. Next, meet the Swanson family, who live outside Minneapolis, Minn. They adopted a beagle named Abbey who now wont leave the house. Then, in Torrance, Calif., meet an Australian shepherd named Vinnie who is so territorial of his owners house that no one has visited in two years.

star 8.31
13 votes
Spike, Jake & Nugget, and Wendell

#21 - Spike, Jake & Nugget, and Wendell

Season 2 - Episode 9

In this episode Cesar works with an aggressive German shepherd who, very unlike his much-loved predecessor, would and has attacked people and animals outside the family, and appears to want to kill the family cat. Then he deals with a teacher who has adopted a second sheltie from rescue, but this dog attacks the vacuum, her hair dryer, etc., in addition to barking non-stop in the car, generally making himself unpleasant. This is putting strain on her relationship with her parents, who dog-sit for her during the day. In the third segment, Cesar works with woman who has two rescued dogs, one a chow mix and one a pit mix. The pit mix particularly is causing a problem in her relationship with her fianc�, to the point where the wedding was postponed until the dog situation was resolved.

star 8.31
26 votes
Dexter and Nasir

#22 - Dexter and Nasir

Season 3 - Episode 11

Baring fangs and dripping saliva, a massive 150-lb. beast protects the home of one of music's most beloved performers - legendary recording artist and two-time Grammy winner Miss Patti LaBelle. Patti rarely comes too close to him - out of utter fear and fearing his aggression could lead to an attack. Can Cesar create a harmonious connection between the inspiring singer and the intimidating beast? Then, Cesar heads to Chicago to help Chicago art teacher Mary Jane who has adopted a 6-year-old rottweiler.

star 8.28
18 votes
How to Raise the Perfect Dog

#23 - How to Raise the Perfect Dog

Season 6 - Episode 1

In fifteen years, Daddy has proven to be the perfect dog, obeying Cesar’s every command and even assisting Cesar on some of his hardest cases. But Daddy, like all dogs, began his training as a puppy. In this special, Cesar decides to raise four different breeds with different breed-related characteristics to show people how any dog can be shaped into the perfect dog.

star 8.27
26 votes
Bella

#24 - Bella

Season 5 - Episode 13

When Nate Hedges purchased 9-week old American bulldog Bella, he was living in a late night party house where people were constantly in and out and up at all hours. Sometimes, Nate would be gone an entire weekend, leaving Bella alone. Nate’s lifestyle sent him into a downward spiral.

star 8.27
15 votes
ATF K-9 Gavin

#25 - ATF K-9 Gavin

Season 4 - Episode 10

A veteran bomb-sniffing Labrador retriever develops severe symptoms of PTSD after a stint in Iraq. Will Cesar be able to help this heroic canine?

star 8.25
12 votes