Jackson Galaxy

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television host (1966)
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Relationship Timeline Of Jackson Galaxy

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Wife : Minoo Rahbar
Jackson Galaxy Married To Minoo Rahbar In 2014

Jackson Galaxy is an American cat behaviorist and television show host better known as the host for reality series My Cat from Hell. He changed his name legally from Richard Kirschner to Jackson Galaxy during his 20's.

Jackson Galaxy was born on 28th April 1966, in New York, United States of America. Born to his American parents, he is of White ethnicity and holds an American nationality.

Jackson Galaxy is living with his Wife

A famous television host is living a married life to the fullest, just like Joe Rogan. On 29th June 2014, Jackson and Minoo Rahbar tied the knot, and since then, they are happily enjoying their union. Further, the couple already knew each other after their first meeting on a kitten rescue mission to raise funds. They dated quite a time before exchanging wedding vows.

Jackson Galaxyand spouse, Minoo's photoshoot during his marriage.
Image: Jackson and his wife during their wedding day
Source: Realitystarfacts

The wedding ceremony was held at the no-kill pet sanctuary of Best Friends Animal Society in Utah. Moreover, the pair's pet dog named Mooshka also attended the wedding ceremony as ring bearer.

How much wealth does he obtain?

Jackson Galaxy's total net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million, as of 2019, which is more than another television host Stephanie Bauer.

The cat behaviorist earns decent money from his career as a host and author. To date, Jackson has appeared in various reality shows such as My Cat from Hell, My Cat From Heaven, The Paw Project, and many more, which has probably added up a major sum to his current fortune.

As per some sources, the average salary of a cat behaviorist is $69,751. Hence, we can assume the yearly wage of the Galaxy. One of his most famous books titled Catify to Satisfy, is available on Amazon, with a price tag of $6.06 (Kindle) and $13.99 (paperback). 

Gastric bypass Surgery

The My Cat from Hell star became ill when he gained almost 180kg (400lb). He was diagnosed with gastric and had to undergo bypass surgery. 

Fortunately, the surgery became successful, and Galaxy was excellent following the surgery. If you have noticed him in his reality series, he can be seen losing weight season to season. Jackson, moreover, was addicted to alcohol and drugs. 

Jackson Galaxy started his career as a Musician

Soon after graduating from the University of Iowa in 1991, Jackson shifted to Colorado. However, he later decided to pursue his career as an expert on cat behavior.

Jackson serving as the cat behaviorist
Photo: Jackson's Initial stage  of his career 
Source: WTOP

He first joined the Humane Society of Boulder Valley and rescued cats. Soon, Jackson worked at other animal shelters, and he took training for cat consultant. 

Works as a host in the TV Show

After many years of hardwork and dedication at Stray Cat Alliance and Fix Nation, Jackson has appeared in various television programs. His first appearance as a host was on Think Like a Cat as the cat behavior expert.

From May 2011, Jackson is working on the reality television show My Cat From Hell. The production of the show was handled by Animal Planet. The show is focused on guardians to deal with problems regarding their pet cat.

Jackson one of the hit show My Cat From Hell
Picture: Jackson's show My Cat From Hell
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Galaxy, moreover, appears on the web series titled Cat Mojo aired via Animalist Network. Besides, the multi-talented host is also famous for his books such as Catify to Satisfy, Certification, and more to mention. 

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