14647 McCourtney Road

Grass Valley, CA  95949

(530) 471-5041

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Sammie’s Friends is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.  The mission of Sammie's Friends is to provide medical care for the animals at the Nevada County Animal Shelter, making them adoptable, and to support other disadvantaged animals in Nevada County that without help would continue to suffer or would be euthanized.  Sammie’s Friends also operates the Nevada County Animal Shelter at 14647 McCourtney Road.

Kennel Hours:


12:00-4:00 pm

627 E. Main Street

Grass Valley, Ca  95945

(530) 273-0603

Store Hours:

Monday- Saturday

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Donation Hours:

Tuesday- Saturday

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Pets of the Week


Lonely Hearts Club

60 days in the shelter is too long! See our list of deserving friends and adopt one today.

Help For Your Pet


Print out our

Pre-Adoption Questionnaire

Bring it, fax it (530) 477-5661 or Mail it!

Sammie's Friends

14647 McCourtney Road

Grass Valley, CA  95949

Donate your new and/or gently used items

to Sammie’s Nifty Thrift Shop.

100% of the profits go directly to

Sammie's Friends Animal Shelter.

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Our animals are also listed on these adoption sites...

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"Meet Bluto and The Puppies"

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Sammie's Friends Animal Shelter