Marsha Rabe

Marsha Rabe,  a writer and poet, has been active in animal rights and animal welfare for more than 35 years. She started a volunteer program at the New Haven, Conn., animal shelter in the 1990s. For the past five years, she’s been writing about humane education. She lives in Guilford, Conn., with her husband, Thom Brown, and their cat, Peppina.