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Linda Elder is a West Marin educational psychologist who recently published a children’s book on feral cats that focuses on different personality types and their responses to the problem of strays. David Briggs

The three black cats foraging outside Tomales High School that Dr. Linda Elder noticed one afternoon three years ago did more than distract her from a game of tennis with her husband. They prompted a regional rescue effort.

Ms. Elder, an educational psychologist and Dillon Beach resident, began trapping and sending stray cats to a local animal . . .