Francois Massart

Francois is a third generation French trainer, who relocated to the United States in pursuit of his passion.

He's been in love with the dog training profession since the early age of 7 when he had his first experience decoying in a bite suit (under supervision of course). He began formally training and assisting his father when he was 12 years old and has been training dogs ever since.

He worked with law enforcement on an international level including extensive work with the Danish and the French military and police before relocating to the United States. Francois has a long list of International accomplishments in the sports of Mondioring and French Ring.

Accomplishments

2016

  • USMRA National Championships (Decoy for Catagory 3)
  • International Decoy Selection (Europe) 3rd out of 26 World Competitors
  • Decoy Trainer to Patti Phillips with "Winston" 2016 World Championships 6th out of 50

2015

  • Dom Tom French Ring Championships (Decoy)
  • French Mondioring Championships (Decoy)
  • (1 st Place ) Mondioring National Decoy Selection
  • French Ring Regional Championships (Decoy)
  • Trainer: French Mondionring Champion
    • Handler: Dominique Hanquiez
    • Dog: Diego des Mysters de Téotihuacan

 

 

 

 

2014

  • World Mondioring Championships (Decoy)
  • (2 nd Place) – Mondioring International Decoy Selection
  • Danish Mondioring National Championships (Decoy)
  • French Ring Selective
    • Handler: Francois Massart
    • Dog: Demos du banc des Hermelles
  • French Ring Lev. III Selection (Decoy)

2013

  • Finland Mondioring Championships (Decoy)
  • French Ring Championships
    • 10 th Place – Dog: Demos du ban des Hermelles
  • French Mondioring Championships (Decoy)

 


 

Erene Massart

Erene began her training journey when she was 16, volunteering with a pit bull rescue and working extensively with the Humane Society, training pit bulls so that they would be more adoptable. She also volunteered at Soho Animal Haven Shelter. 

 

Erene earned her B.A in history and her J.D., all while training and volunteering her time with dog rescue organizations. She worked in the law field for 8 years before deciding to leave and pursue her true passion. She is extremely involved in canine fitness and conditioning and she currently trains her own dog Mega in French Ring, Mondio Ring and Obedience. 

 

  • Member of Association of Professional Dog Trainers
  • Member of North American Ringsport Association
  • Member of United States Mondioring Association
  • CGC Evaluator