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


Our Available Animals are also listed on these sites...

Store Hours:


10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Donation Hours:


10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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

627 E. Main Street

Grass Valley, CA  95945

(530) 273-0603

Sammie's Friends Animal Shelter

Pets of the Week



Work Has Begun!

Sammie's Friends


Click Here to read all about it and see photos!

Project Start Date:

November 2, 2015

Top 10 ways you can help the shelter and find our animals forever homes!

~ ADOPT a pet

~ DONATE money

~ VOLUNTEER your time

~ Encourage Spay and Neutering!

~ Encourage owners to micro-chip and use ID name tags on their pets.

~ Host a fundraiser for the shelter!

~ Social Media... Share us, Tweet us, Pin us, Post us!

~ Bring your friends and family to visit the shelter

~ Take a dog out for an outing wearing an "Adopt Me" vest.

~ Pray and imagine all of our pets in loving forever homes!


Wear your support with a Sammie's Friends t-shirt.  ON SALE NOW!  Several styles and sizes to choose from starting at only $15.00  

Campaign ends Dec. 1st.