What did Terri do before she met Steve Irwin? Watch to find out.
- What did Terri do before she met Steve Irwin? According to the Australia Zoo website, Terri Raines worked in the family construction business in Oregon from 1979. At age 20, Terri was running the family business and had started Cougar Country, a facility that specialized in rehabilitating predatory mammals like cougars, bears, and bobcats.
It's reported that she was caring for more than 300 animals each year. While on holiday to Australia in 1991, Terri visited the then Queensland Reptile and Fauna Park and met Steve Irwin. The couple married in 1992 and dedicated their lives to wildlife and conservation.