Sammie's Friends

Nevada County Animal Shelter

14647 McCourtney Road

Grass Valley, CA  95949

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 pm to 4:00 pm

Main: (530) 471-5041

Cat House: (530) 274-1955




Sammie's Friends Upcoming Events


Are you interested in creating an event to help raise funds for Sammie's Friends?

Please contact Alex for more info!


A Hairy Paw-ter Christmas Feast

Saturday, December 15

4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

at St. Joseph's Cultural Center

410 S. Church Street

Grass Valley, CA

You can also buy tickets at the shelter or Sammie's Nifty Thrift Shop!


Gold Rush Subaru


through January 2, 2019

670 Grass Valley Hwy.

Auburn, CA.  95603

(530) 885-4019

Thinking about buying a new car?  Gold Rush Subaru will donate $300 to Sammie's Friends for every Subaru sold between now and January 2, 2019!  Find your perfect new car and choose Sammie's Friends as your local charity choice!

Click Here for more details!


Grass Valley Cornish Christmas

Friday, December 14

Friday, December 21

Now ON SALE for only $15 each!