Frank Phillips

Mario Erazo

Date: December 15-16, 2017 Trial; December 17, 2017 Seminar*
Place: Petrack Park in Pahrump, NV
Time:  Friday December 15th BH start time TBA
           TR Saturday December 16th meet @ 6AM
           OB/PRO Saturday December 16th starting @ 9AM  (estimated)

           Seminar with Frank Phillips-Sunday December 17th start time TBA
Judge: Frank Phillips
Helper: Mario Erazo
Tracking: Plowed fields
Titles offered: BH, IPO 1-3, APR 1-3, UPr 1-3, FPr 1-3, FH


*The seminar is available at no extra charge for teams trialing on Friday and/or Saturday.   Trialing teams will get first refusal for the limited seminar spots.  All others may register for the seminar on a first come, first serve basis until all the training spots are filled.  Spectators are welcome.


Frank Phillips has been involved in Schutzhund/IPO for 20 years and has held the following positions:

USCA Working Dog Judge, IPO since 2007
2012-Present USCA Vice-President
2006-2010 USCA Executive Board member
2003-2005 New England Regional Director
USA Classified Teaching Helper

 In 2002 he started Southern New Hampshire Working Dog Club and has been active at the club level as President, Training Director and Club training Helper for 18 years.  He also worked as Back Half Trial Helper for 3 Regional Championships  He is a 5 time member of the SchH3/IPO3 club and competed with 4 of those at National Championships. He has competed in over 20 National Championships and 15 Regional Championships and is a USCA Master Sports Training Medal Recipient.

December 2017 Trial

and Seminar

Mario Erazo is from Los Angeles, CA and is a Certified USCA National Level Helper.  He has worked thousands of Dogs in IPO, Ring Sport, Personal Protection and Law Enforcement. Mario has worked with many handlers and still enjoys helping handlers of all levels train and title their dogs. He continues to work with numerous clubs in the South Western Region on a regular basis.  Mario's experience includes:

  • 20 plus years experience as a USCA helper
  • Helper for over 100 club trials
  • 2016 USCA Regional Championship Helper
  • 2015 RKNA National Championship Helper
  • 2010 USCA Regional Championship Helper
  • 2009 DVG National Championship Helper
  • 2003 DVG Regional Championship Helper
  • 1998 USCA Regional Championship Helper