Scent Work Class Instructors

Lorrie Geyer-Limitone

Breeds Owned, Trained, Loved:

Parson Russell Terrier, Standard Poodle, Dachshund

Introduction to Scent Worl

  • Also teaches conformation
  • Instructing for USDTC for 7 years
  • Has taught Basic & Sub-Novice Obedience
  • Current Conformation Director
  • CGC Evaluator
  • Earth Dog Judge
  • Hospice Pet Therapy Volunteer
  • Member PRTAA, TBKC, TBTC
  • Volunteers for Almost Home Rescue
  • 5 Owner Handled Grand Champions & 3 Major pointed
  • Multiple Earthdog Titles - Currently showing at Excellent & Master levels with multiple dogs

Lorrie says she volunteers her time at USDTC for the love of all dogs.


"My motto is  "Their faults are my failures"...each and every dog has a button that wants to be pushed.  It is my goal to find it and help them to exceed beyond anyone expectation. The joy comes in watching them grow and become the success that they strive to be, they are all such pleasers."

"It was such an honor this year to be chosen as Select Bitch at Eukanuba Nationals...I was the only Owner Handler in the line up of all Professional/paid handlers. So proud of my Girl, CH Heart-Songs Last Dance, CGC,CA,JE "Summer" on her way to her Grand Champion."

Kara Bitsko

Breeds Owned, Trained, Loved:

Doberman Pinscher, Dachshund ML, Australian Shepherd, Standard Manchester Terrier

Introduction to Scent Work

  • Also teaches Basic & Novice Obedience
  • Has taught Novice & Open obedience
  • Served as Treasurer, Vice President, President, Registrar & Obedience Director
  • Member American Manchester Terrier Club
  • Has trained dogs since 1973 in Cleveland, Ohio, bringing a lot of experience to her classes
  • Multiple titles in Rally & Obedience
  • Achieved American & Canadian CH & UD with Doberman & Canadian CDX

"I love to teach basic. I enjoy watching the dogs learn and the owners go...Wow, we can do that."

Upper Suncoast Dog Training Club

2101 Logan Street

Clearwater, FL  33765

727-23-UPPER (87737)