|Monday||8:00am - 7:00pm|
|Tuesday||8:00am - 7:00pm|
|Wednesday||8:00am - 7:00pm|
|Thursday||8:00am - 7:00pm|
|Friday||8:00am - 6:00pm|
|Saturday||8:00am - 2:00pm|
- Animal Boarding
- Animal Flea Control
- Animal Grooming
- Animal Microchipping
- Veterinary Dentistry
- Veterinary Euthanasia
- Veterinary Medical Specialties
- Veterinary Surgery
- Veterinary Vaccinations
- New Pet Initial Visit
- Physical Exam
We're more than an animal hospital! We're the place where pet parents know they can bring their pets for superb veterinary care that sets new standards for quality and kindness. For pets and pet parents alike, a trip to our clinic is an opportunity to see how our neighborly, welcoming staff cares for your pet as if it were their own, and treats you with the friendliness and respect you'd expect from an industry leader.
- Preventive veterinary care
-Full medical, surgical and dental services
-Ultrasound, Ecg and general radiology
-Laboratory and pharmaceutical services
- New clients always welcome
- Open evenings
-Voted one of the best veterinary hospitals in the 2001 New Haven Advocate reader's poll
Dvm, Michigan State University
MS PhD, Michigan State University
Dr. Lee Lipsitz earned her Dvm degree from Michigan State University in 1996. While at Michigan State University, she also received a MS and PhD in the field of neurotoxicology. Although she planned to stay in academia and teach future veterinarians she just couldn't give up the day-to-day satisfaction of working in a private practice.
Although originally a New Yorker, Dr. Lipsitz moved from Michigan to Connecticut in 2002 and has been with Baybrook Animal Hospital since then. She loves all aspects of the practice but especially loves dentistry, surgery and ultrasound.
Dr. Lipsitz is married, has two sons and two small dogs, Cricket and Emilio. In her spare time she loves to garden, read anything, and train for triathlons and crossfit fitness competitions.
Dvm, St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Colburn grew up in Leadville, Colorado and completed her undergraduate training at Hastings College in Nebraska. While attending St. George's University, she met her husband Ken. They graduated in 2007 and he started a surgical residency at The Hospital of St. Raphael's, while she completed an internship at The Center for Specialized Veterinary Care. In 2008, Dr. Colburn joined her husband in Hamden where they now live with their dog Romeo.
Dr. Colburn is also working towards acupuncture certification and believes in an integrative approach to medical care. When she's not at work, she enjoys outdoor activities with Ken and Romeo, including whiffle ball and cross country skiing
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.
Dvm, Araneta University
MS, New York University School of Medicine
Dr. Neil Mandel received his Masters of Science degree in molecular biology from the New York University School of Medicine in 1980 and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Araneta University in the Philippenes in 1985. He has been in private practice since 1986 and has a special interest in orthopedic surgery and oncology.