Dog the Bounty Hunter has a total of twelve children. They are Christopher Hecht, Duane Lee Chapman II, Leland Chapman, Zebediah Chapman, Wesley Chapman, J.R. Chapman, Nicholas Chapman, Barbara Katie Chapman, Tucker Chapman, Lyssa Chapman, Bonnie Chapman and Garry Chapman. He has also adopted his wife's daughter, Cecily Chapman.
Dog the Bounty Hunter was born Duane Lee Chapman, and he has been married five times. He has been married to his current wife, Beth, since 2006.
His popularity grew immensely in 2004 when he began filming the show "Dog the Bounty Hunter" for A&E. Chapman has been successful in his career, pulling in high-profile fugitives such as Andrew Luster and William Scatarie. He has fallen on the wrong side of the law several times in his life, notably serving five years for the murder of a man in the 1970s.