Marnie Wolk, a cat’s best friend –

During the day, Marnie Wolk is a third-grade teacher, wife and mom. At night, she becomes Cat Woman.

Make that Cat Super Woman.

The 41-year-old Buckingham woman braves shady neighborhoods and confronts shadier characters, including drug dealers and addicts. She has bribed animal owners who wanted to turn a profit on a neglected pet.

She climbs fences and rummages through Dumpsters. She has busted down garage doors where cats were used as pit bull bait. She has crawled in drain pipes and waded through flood waters.

Once, she broke into an abandoned crack house to rescue orphaned kittens that needed to be bottle-fed.

But if she can save one animal’s life, that is all that matters, she said.

See the rest here: A cat’s best friend – : The Intelligencer.