Puppy Instructors

Reva Berger

Breeds Owned, Trained, Loved:

Maltese. Poodles, All Americans

S.T.A.R. Puppy

  • Have been a member of USDTC for 15 years 
  • Steward for Obedience, Rally, and Agility
  • Have assisted in Basic, Sub Novice, AKC Star Puppy and Puppy Kindergarten
  • Member of American Maltese Association
  • Florida coordinator for Florida AMA rescue
  • Registered foster for three rescue organizations


"I have always loved dogs and they have been a major part of my life for over 50 years.  My goal in becoming an instructor is to help form a bond and understanding between dogs and their family."

Richard Drago

Breeds Owned, Trained, Loved:

Australian Shepherd

S.T.A.R. Puppy

  • Instructing at USDTC for over 13 years
  • Has also taught Jr. Handlers & Basic Agility
  • Served as Board Member
  • Volunteers for 4H
  • Past Aussie Rescue volunteer
  • Multiple titles in AKC & UKC agility

"It is not about the dog, it is about the owner. Teaching the owner to accept the unconditional devotion and love from your dog."

Susan Wallace

Breeds Owned, Trained, Loved:


Puppy Kindergarten

Upper Suncoast Dog Training Club

2101 Logan Street

Clearwater, FL  33765

727-23-UPPER (87737)