Jackson Galaxy is a cat behaviorist with more than fifteen years of experience and the host of Animal Planet’s hit show My Cat From Hell.
Like millions of other Americans, food was Jackson Galaxy’s first addiction, something he continues to battle today.
The tipping point for the 48-year-old came when he tipped the scales at 400 pounds and almost died.
According to catwisdom101.com website, gastric-bypass surgery saved Jackson Galaxy as did A.A.
Jackson Galaxy now tries to eat healthier, exercises, stopped smoking.
The cat behaviorist never talked about his weight loss.
Jackson Galaxy, born Richard Kurschner on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, legally changed his name when he was in his twenties.