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




Pre-Adoption Questionnaire


Pre-Adoption Questionnaire's will only be considered for a specific available dog or cat.  Do NOT fill out this questionnaire unless you have first met an animal that you are interested in and/or unless you have spoken to a staff member about a specific animal.  Once your application is submitted, we will review it and call you if we have any additional questions.  

Submission of this Pre-Adoption Questionnaire is NOT a guarantee of adoption.  

We review ALL questionnaire's and choose the best possible home for our animals.  You will NOT receive a response from us unless you have been chosen.  Sammie's Friends Nevada County Animal Shelter reserves the right to deny the adoption of any pet for any reason.  

Applicants must be at least 18 years old and be able to provide proof of age.

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