Terri contributes a lot more than merely tagging along. She is very well versed in veterinary medicine for a non-vet and works quite hard on studies to prevent health problems, and also on diagnoses/necropsies of difficult diseases. She is also a contributor on genetic databases that help zoo breeding programs worldwide.
When the primate house burned down in Philadelphia, most of the animals died of smoke inhalation and she worked hard with other folks on figuring out safer building materials for the new house so that if the worst should happen there would be less toxic smoke created.
The Zombie Mama is here!