Sue Mentzer joined Chesapeake Search Dogs in 2013 and is an Operational Flanker, a Flanker Team Leader, and in the K-9 Handler training program with her dog, Jax. Sue is NASAR SARTECH II Certified and NRP Search Team Member Certified. Sue has a degree in Medical Technology and enjoys creative arts. She has two grown sons, and is warden to two four-legged daughters of the feline nature, Zoey and TLO (The Little One).
Jax joined the Chesapeake Search Dogs Puppy Program in 2014 at five months old and is currently Operational for Air Scent. Jax is a bundle of energy who stole Sue’s heart. When not training he enjoys chasing the cats! “Rut Row” is his favorite saying.