Cesars Way: The Natural, Everyday Guide to Understanding and Correcting Common Dog Problems

Cesars Way: The Natural, Everyday Guide to Understanding and Correcting Common Dog Problems

by Cesar Millan (Author)

Cesar Millan—nationally recognized dog expert—helps you see the world through the eyes of your dog so you can finally eliminate problem behaviors. From his appearances on The Oprah Winfrey Show to his roster of celebrity clients to his reality television series, Cesar Millan is Americas most sought-after dog-behavior expert. But Cesar is not a trainer in the traditional sense—his expertise lies in his unique ability to comprehend dog psychology. Tracing his own amazing journey from a clay-walled farm in Mexico to the celebrity palaces of Los Angeles, Cesar recounts how he learned what makes dogs tick. In Cesars Way, he shares this wisdom, laying the groundwork for you to have stronger, more satisfying relationships with your canine companions.Cesars formula for a contented and balanced dog seems impossibly simple: exercise, discipline, and affection, in that order. Taking readers through the basics of dog psychology and behavior, Cesar shares the inside details of some of his most fascinating cases, using them to illustrate how common behavior issues develop and, more important, how they can be corrected. You'll learn:• What your dog really needs may not be what youre giving him • Why a dogs natural pack instincts are the key to your happy relationship• How to relate to your dog on a canine level • There are no “problem breeds,” just problem owners • How to choose a dog whos right for you and your family • The difference between discipline and punishment • And much more! Filled with fascinating anecdotes about Cesars longtime clients, and including forewords by the president of the International Association of Canine Professionals and Jada Pinkett Smith, this is the only book youll need to forge a stronger, more rewarding connection with your four-legged companion.

Title: Cesar's Way: A Revolutionary Guide to Positive Dog Training

Author: Cesar C.Millan


With over 2 million books sold, Cesar's Way is a groundbreaking guide to positive dog training that has revolutionized the way we understand and work with our canine companions. Written by renowned dog trainer Cesar C.Millan, Cesar's Way offers a holistic approach to training that is based on respect, leadership, and positive reinforcement. It provides a step-by-step process for resolving common dog problems, such as aggression, leash-reactivity, and jumping, by addressing the root cause of these issues rather than just masking the symptoms.

Key Concepts:

  • The Pack Principle: Cesar's Way is inspired by his belief in the natural pack structure of dogs and the importance of creating a strong leader-follower relationship.
  • Positive Reinforcement: Cesar emphasizes the use of positive reinforcement to encourage desired behaviors and discourage unwanted ones. He uses the "oh-yeah" method to provide positive feedback and create a bond with the dog.
  • Calm-Assertive Energy: Cesar's approach revolves around projecting calm-assertive energy, which is a state of confidence, control, and balance. This energy can influence the dog's behavior and build a harmonious relationship.
  • Body Language: Cesar emphasizes the importance of understanding and using body language to "speak" to your dog. He teaches specific body postures and gestures that can replace forceful physical corrections.
  • No-Leash Training: Cesar's no-leash training method is designed to provide dogs with more freedom while still keeping them safe and under control. He teaches how to create a connection with your dog without the use of a leash.

Practical Application:

Cesar's Way provides a practical, step-by-step approach to resolving common dog problems. For each issue, he offers detailed instructions, real-life examples, and helpful tips. The book is divided into sections that focus on specific problems, including aggression, leash-reactivity, jumping, and other disobedience.


Cesar's Way is a valuable resource for dog owners of all experience levels. It provides a holistic and humane approach to training that is based on respect and understanding. By following Cesar's methods, dog owners can build strong, stable relationships with their dogs and enjoy a more harmonious coexistence.