Tinker’s Page

This is CH Gingerbred Starkette Sprite, aka Tinker. Tinker was one of five puppies whelped on January 17, 2003 in Minneapolis.  Her dam is CH Gingerbred Final Answer, and her sire is CH Starkette Famous Amos Qbin.  Her breeders are Pat Herrick and Nona Dietrich.  Tinker’s personality in and out of the ring is unflappable rock-solid stability.  She has the confidence and attitude that make her a perfect show dog as well as a lovable family companion.

CH Gingerbred Starkette Sprite, "Tinker"

CH Gingerbred Starkette Sprite, “Tinker”

That confidence and consistency played a part in her being named Best Opposite Sex at the Havanese National Specialty in 2004 under Judge Elaine Lessig where she was owner handled by Fredith.She is pictured here with Fredith, seated, breeder, Nona Dietrich, Judge Lessig, honorary co-owner, the late Jan Stark, and presenter, Michelle Johannes.

CH Gingerbred Starkette Sprite, BOS National Specialty, 2004

CH Gingerbred Starkette Sprite, BOS National Specialty, 2004

Tinker earned an Award of Merit at The Eukanuba Classic in 2005 in Florida. She is shown here with Judge, Handler, Wood Wornall. Owner, Fredith, and Breeder, Nona Dietrich.

Tinker is pictured below at her first show week-end in Lompoc, California with Judge Bill Cunningham and owner handler, Fredith Holt, where she took BOB over 6 specials.


Tinker’s First Show at 6 months