Dr.Erin SpaderOwner, Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist
Dr. Spader grew up just outside of Burlington, Vermont. She headed south for college, graduating from Clemson University in South Carolina. She received her DVM from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. While in Florida, Dr. Spader was certified in acupuncture and Chinese Veterinary Food Therapy by the Chi Institute. Dr. Spader became the owner of the Biddeford Animal Hospital in May of 2012.
Dr. Spader's pets include Daisy, a scruffy mutt she adopted while in veterinary school; Sawyer, a mischievous cat with no tail; Penny, a sweet Corgi mix and her newest addition a female kitty with a lot of personality Shallan. In her free time, Dr. Spader enjoys exploring Maine, hiking, and cooking with her husband Al.
Dr.Katie RobertsAssociate Veterinarian
Dr. Roberts received her Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Sciences from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Following graduation, she enrolled at the Tufts University Center for Animals and Public Policy and received her Masters of Science. Prior to veterinary school, Dr. Roberts was a zookeeper at the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston. She had the opportunity to work closely with Grevy's Zebras, Masai Giraffe and many other species of exotic animals. She traveled to Kenya where she was able to study Grevy's Zebras in their natural habitat. Dr. Roberts attended Ross University School of Veterinary medicine, graduating in 2009. She completed her fourth-year rotations at Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine. Since then, Dr. Roberts has practiced in upstate New York and throughout New England.
Dr.Eric BlissAssociate Veterinarian
Dr. Bliss grew up in western Massachusetts and received his Bachelors of Arts degree from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut. He worked for several years in book publishing in New York City where he was the Managing Editor of a paperback publishing house before he returned to school to earn his DVM degree from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Bliss practiced outside of Albany, New York, before moving to Maine.
Dr. Bliss enjoys hiking, biking, and traveling with his wife, Elizabeth, and two sons: Nathaniel, and Fin.
Dr.Ginette BeaudoinAssociate Part-time Veterinarian
(Yes Sushi insisted on being in Dr. Beaudoin's picture.)
Dr. Beaudoin is a native of Biddeford and received her Bachelor's degree from the University of NH. She received her DVM degree from Purdue University in 1983. She has practiced in the Biddeford-Saco area since graduation.
Dr. Beaudoin is also a volunteer trip leader for the Appalachian Mountain Club and enjoys hiking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and travel. Her 3 cats were all adopted from the Animal Refuge League in Westbrook.