T.E.A.M. is the non-profit affiliate of the Sacramento County Bradshaw Animal Shelter.  We work with volunteers and shelter staff to help the shelter animals in our community.


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Make a Donation

To be successful, TEAM needs both financial and volunteer assistance from the community. We strive to use your donations for the best good and provide our budget breakdown freely and for your information as you consider the best organization for your charitable contributions.  Contributions to TEAM in any amount will help fund many important projects designed to benefit the animals at Bradshaw Shelter.

Sponsor An Event

By sponsoring a TEAM event, friends of animals throughout the Sacramento area (and beyond) can make a difference to the health, well-being and placement prospects of the animals at Bradshaw Shelter.  On behalf of the more than 12,000 animals we will assist this year through our programs, THANK YOU for your thoughtful consideration of our request of sponsorship!

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Who wants to win 2 tickets to our upcoming Spirits, Brews & Bites event on 10/27/19?

Just follow these simple steps and then keep your fingers crossed!
1. Like/Follow Spirits, Brews & Bites 2019
2. Like/Follow T.E.A.M. (Teaching Everyone Animals Matter)
3. Like/Follow Bradshaw Animal Shelter
4. Like/Follow Historic Folsom
5. Tag a friend you’d like to take with you!
6. Share this post in your stories or on your timeline (account must be public)

We will choose a winner by noon on Friday, 10/18/19. Increase your chances to win with every tag and share you make! Good luck!

#spiritsbrewsandbites #bradshawanimalshelter #team4bradshaw #team4animals
#folsombeerevent #drinkforcharity #historicfolsom #historicfolsomevent #visitfolsom #beertasting #savetheshelteranimals
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It’s GIVEAWAY time! Enter to win a family pack of tickets (2 adults, 2 children) to Small Town, Big Hearts by following these instructions:
1. Like Bradshaw Animal Shelterl Shelter & T.E.A.M. (Teaching Everyone Animals Matter)
2. Comment below with a caption for the photo
3. Tag a friend or share to your timeline

We will choose a winner at random by noon on Monday, September 30 and announce them here! Good luck!

Want to purchase tickets now? Visit bit.ly/2lRIORM for ticket pricing and event details.

Photo Credit: Laura D, Volunteer
Model: Cricket (TEAM Ambassador of 2019)
Learn more about Cricket’s story here: bit.ly/2lsOlP6
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Shout out to our amazing Small Town, Big Hearts event photographer! She’s amazing! She captured Whiskers and Wine last year so if you see her, make sure to give her a big smile! You can see more of her amazing work at Menka Belgal Photography
Tickets to Small Town, Big Hearts are on sale now; link in bio!

#sacramentoeventphotographer #stbh2019 #donationinkind #eventsponsor
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Our Vision

What We Do


Provide and encourage public support of Bradshaw Shelter.  Assist Bradshaw Shelter in supporting licensed rescue organizations.  Provide education to the citizens of Sacramento County on the humane care and treatment of animals to reduce cruelty and suffering of animals.


Increase the number of lost animals redeemed by encouraging permanent identification of animals, educating the public to look at the shelter for their pets, and through coordination with other shelters, lost and found services, and the media.

Eliminate Euthanasia

Assist in improving the quality and number of adoptions from Bradshaw Shelter through grooming and behavioral testing of animals, promoting the welfare and supporting the medical needs of shelter animals, improving the adoption facilities and, advising the public of animals available for adoption, thereby helping to decrease the number of animals euthanized by Bradshaw Shelter.

What Drives Us

Our Mission

Each year more than 12,000 animals end up at Bradshaw Shelter. Most are discarded by their owners or lost, and many are impounded by shelter staff because of abuse, neglect or abandonment. Significant numbers arrive at the shelter unaltered, sick or injured, and funding for veterinary care and supplies is limited. That’s why there’s TEAM.

Spread the Word

We are a small non-profit organization and are rather new to the social media world.  You can help us build our following by sharing our information with your friends!  The bigger our following, the bigger the benefit to the animals of the Sacramento County Bradshaw Animal Shelter!

Upcoming Events


Oct 6th - Whiskers & Wine

5:30pm – 9:00pm Our largest annual charity fundraising event of the year.


Nov 27th - #GivingTuesday

ALL DAY 24 hour online fundraiser

Your Donations in Action

Lives YOU Saved




Who We Support

Friends of TEAM


More Good Stuff From TEAM

Critter Outfitter Store

Located just inside the entrance of the Bradshaw Shelter Adoption Center at 3839 Bradshaw Road, Critter Outfitter is a retail store for pet owners and offers a wide array of items for your pet. Critter Outfitter is staffed entirely by helpful and dedicated volunteers. All profit generated from the store goes toward promoting shelter animal adoption, assisting with the medical needs of the shelter animals, and supporting the work of the volunteers.

TEAM Quarterly Newsletter

In each issue of our newsletter, you can expect to see news and highlights about current happenings in and around the Bradshaw Animal Shelter. For example, how an animal abuser was brought to justice; information about events which support the animals such as TEAM’s largest fundraiser of the year, Whiskers & Wine, as well as requests for assistance with specific or urgent items that need funding like our new Parvo Isolation Ward.

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