VCA Baybrook Animal Hospital

Melanie Janicki, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine


Dr. Melanie Janicki was born and raised in Oxford Connecticut. While attending Ross University School of Veterinary medicine, Dr. Janicki spent 2 1/2 years in the island of St Kitts. This is also where she met her future husband who is also a veterinarian. She then spent her last clinical year at the University of Missouri.
After graduating, Dr. Janicki went on to work at a private practice in Middletown New York for 4 years. While in NY she married and started a family. Dr Janicki has returned to her homestate to pursue a part time career.
Dr. Janicki has two children; Emery and Greyson, a dog Daisy and three cats Brea, Broduer and Bobbie. She has been with Baybrook for 2 years. She loves feline medicine, general surgery, neonatal care and reproduction.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, Please contact one of the following nearby emergency care clinics:

VCA Shoreline Veterinary Referral & Emergency Center
895 Bridgeport Ave
Shelton, CT 06484