Animal Services

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Sammie’s Friends

14647 McCourtney Road
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 471-5041
(530) 802-6167
12-4pm Monday - Saturday

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.

Sierra Rose Alpacas

15895 Greenhorn Road
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 272-1218
(707) 373-6871
Tours by appointment only. Closed Saturdays

We offer experiential tours (about 1 hour) where you can meet and feed alpacas, as well as shop our boutique (yarn, hand-made items, plus!). Arrangements can be made for you to walk an alpaca (is a charge for this–call for details). We will educate you on this amazing animal, & their luxurious eco-friendly fiber. Selfies OK. Donations gladly accepted. Email or call for appt. Enjoy meeting these beautiful souls!