Doctors

  • Dr.
    Erin Spader
    Practice Owner, 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; Sawyer, a mischievous cat with no tail; Penny, a sweet Corgi mix; a female kitty with a lot of personality Shallan, and her newest addition a sweet Shih Tzu mix. In her free time, Dr. Spader enjoys exploring Maine, hiking, and cooking with her husband Al.  But lately, she and Al have been keeping busy raising their new twin sons, Desmond, and Hudson.

  • Dr.
    Katie Roberts
    Associate 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.
    Caitlyn Little
    DVM
    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Little grew up in Allentown, Pennsylvania and always knew she wanted to work with animals. She completed her bachelor's degree in conservation biology at Cedar Crest College, and then went on to complete a master’s in marine science at the University of New England in Biddeford. Dr. Little is a 2017 graduate of the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University and worked at a general practice in Virginia for two years prior to coming to Biddeford Animal Hospital. Her professional interests include surgery, exotic animals, canine conditioning and rehabilitation. In her free time, Dr. Little enjoys hiking, playing dog sports, traveling and reading with her wife and their three dogs: Cody, River, and Pacey.