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Chris Meverden

Bio and accomplishments

Chris Meverden has been training dogs since 2002, and has been competitive in the sport of IPO (formerly called schutzhund) since 2006. He has won 3 National Championships in IPO 2013, 2015, and 2017. He has been selected to represent The United States in World team competitions 4 times, and placing in the top 10 twice. From 2007-2013 Chris trained and handled 3 different dogs at National events. In 2013 he was the first ever American to qualify for both German Shepherd World Championships - The WUSV World Championship and World Universal Sieger. He has also been one of only a few Americans that has qualified to compete at the VDH Deutsche Meisterschaft(Germany's biggest National Championship) with his dog Danger

Chris started Brickhaus Working Dogs and North Tampa Dog Training in 2009, a dog training facility that offers pet obedience, behavior modification, dog sports, police, and personal protection training. He breeds working German Shepherds under the kennel name “vom Brickhaus”.

Some of Chris’ accomplishments:

G Aiko vom Burkendeiros Sch III Kkl2 (German Shepherd)

Iso Tkacov dvor Sch III IPO III --Handler Owned Trained (German Shepherd)

V Danger von Juliet IPO III Kkl1-- Handler Owned Train from puppy (German Shepherd)

Confirmation dogs Chris has been the helper/trainer for that have received pronounce protection awards at Sieger shows