Pet of the Month 

August's Winner - Patriot and September Winner - Fifi

Pet of the Month-August-September

The August 2022 Pet of the Month goes to Horchata.

Horchata is a Maltese Poodle mix.  She is an emotional support dog that helps relieve anxiety and stress.  She loves to run in the grass, eat carrots and do tricks for treats.

The September 2022 Pet of the Month goes to Fifi.

Fifi, also known as Bubbie, is a Snow Shoe cat.  She loves to play tag with her humans and to be part of any conversation.

Congratulations Horchata and Fifi!

Nominate your pet!

Signal Hill residents can nominate their pets every month for Pet of the Month! Nominations are due the last day of each month. Submit the nomination form here. For more information, please call 562-989-7330 or email

Past Pet of the Month Nominees

February 2022 Pet of the Month
March  2022 Pet of the Month
May 2022 Pet of the Month
June 2022 Pet of the Month
Patriot-Pet of the Month

Pet of the Month Guidelines

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December 1-31

January Meeting

Mid-January - mid-February 


January 1-31

February Meeting 

Mid-February - mid-March


February 1-28/29

March Meeting

Mid-March - mid-April 


March 1-31

April Meeting 

Mid-April - mid-May


April 1-30

May Meeting 

Mid-May - mid-June


May 1-31

June Meeting 

Mid-June - mid-July


June 1-30

July Meeting 

Mid-July - mid-August


July 1-31

August Meeting 

Mid-August - mid-September


August 1-31

September Meeting 

Mid-September - mid-October


September 1-30

October Meeting 

Mid-October - mid-November


October 1-31

November Meeting 

Mid-November - mid-December


November 1-30

December Meeting

Mid-December - mid-January 


  • Selected Pet of the Month is recognized via: 
    1. City Website
    2. Monthly E-Newsletter
    3. City and Community Services Department Facebook pages 
  • Nominations that are not selected for “Pet of the Month” are eligible for future consideration
  • Nominations will also be featured to help promote community engagement, but only pet(s) that are selected as Pet(s) of the Month will be featured as promoted as such.