Her last name may also be spelled as Zatulovskaia or Zatulovskaja. In 1961, she was awarded by FIDE the title of Woman International Master (WIM). In 1976, Zatulovskaya became a Woman Grandmaster.
She represented the Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics at the 1963 and 1966 Women"s Chess Olympiads.
In the 1960s and the 1970s she often qualified for Interzonals and Candidates Tournaments for the Women"s World Chess Championship. In 2000, she emigrated to Israel, which she represented at the 2002 Chess Olympiad.
Her highest Chessmetrics rating has been 2371, which she reached in 1973. As of April 2009, Zatulovskaya"s rating was 2034.