Bio and accomplishments
Chris Meverden has been working with and training dogs since 2002. He has been competitive in the sport of IPO (formerly called schutzhund) since 2006.
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From 2007-2013 Chris trained and handled three 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.
Chris started Brickhaus Working Dogs and the North Tampa Dog Taining Academy in 2009, a dog training facility that offers pet obedience, behavior modification, dog sports, police, and executive protection dogs.
He breeds working German Shepherds under the kennel name “vom Brickhaus”.
Some of Chris’ accomplishments:
G Aiko vom Burkendeiros Sch III Kkl2 (German Shepherd)
- 2007 DVG Southeast Regional Championship 5th place
- 2007 USCA North American Nationals Competitor
Iso Tkacov dvor Sch III IPO III --Handler Owned Trained (German Shepherd)
- 2006 Wesley Chapel Dog Training Club Trial 1st place
- 2007 DVG Southeast Championship 2nd place IPO II
- 2008 Highway Schutzhund Club Trial 2nd place
- 2008 DVG Nationals 22nd place
- 2009 UScA Southeast Regional 5th place
- 2009 Tampa Bay Working Dog Club Trial 1st place
- 2009- UScA German Shepherd Nationals 15th place
- 2010- Wesley Chapel Dog Training Club Trial 1st place
- 2010- German Shepherd Dog Club of America-WDA Nationals 10th place 96-80-94=270
- 2011- German Shepherd Dog Club of America-WDA Nationals 5th place High Tracking 99-88-90=270
- Iso's career best trial scores were 100-92-99=291V & 96-96-97=289V both were first place finishes
V Danger von Juliet IPO III Kkl1-- Handler Owned Train from puppy (German Shepherd)
- 2011 The Highway Schutzhund Club Trial 1st place 100-98-95=293 (IPO 1)
- 2012 High Drive Working Dog Club Trial 3rd place 100-88-95=283 (IPO II)
- 2012 Nature's Coast Working Dog Club Trial 2nd place.
V rated in confirmation. 98-95-97=290(IPO III)
- 2012 German Shepherd Dog Club of America-WDA Nationals 11thplace 80-93-94=267( at only 2 years old)
- 2013 German Shepherd Dog Club of America-WDA National Champion 98-89-98=285
- 2013 German Shepherd Dog Club of America-WDA Universal Sieger
- 2013 WUSV World Qualifier 2nd Place 98-99-98=295
- 2013 WUSV World Championship (Philadelphia, PA) 8th place 100-94-85 =279
- 2013 WUSV only dog out of 102 dogs to score a perfect 100pt track
- 2013 World Universal Sieger Championship (Deist, Belgium) 6th place
Conformation dogs that have been trained with Chris at Brickhaus.
** - indicates they have received pronounce protection awards at Sieger shows
- Negus von Frankengold**
- Normanners Nokia**
- Wiki dei Precision
- Puma Angel Delight**