Some of the most common dog breeds affected are Bichon Frise, Boston Terrier, Cairn Terrier, Chihuahua, Cocker Spaniel, Dachshund, Miniature Pinscher
, Miniature Schnauzer, Pekingese, Pomeranian, Poodle, and Pug.
Karen A Crandell, selectmen's secretary and a client of Oxford Animal Hospital, said she received a card from the hospital about a month ago, reminding her to make an appointment for Chewie, her 2-year-old Chihuahua- miniature pinscher
On a recent Wednesday morning, there was Barney the dachshund, Amber the yellow Labrador retriever, Dixie the English bulldog, Cha-Vez the pit bull, pugs Max and Rocky, Christie the miniature pinscher
, Cody the schnauzer, Stella the border collie, Zerbey the Rottweiler, Sam the Chesapeake Bay retriever, Charlie the Newfoundland, Jack the Australian shepherd mix, Gus the Shar-Pei - all housed in cages in one building.