The AVA is the unseen influence in the lives of most Singaporeans, ensuring the livelihood and health of our people, plants and animals. Cai Panqin sits down with us to share a life-changing experience and tells her story of a lifetime.
By Yvette Tan
Ask Dr Cai Panqin what sparked her interest in the veterinary field and she mentions her family dog.
She recalls fond childhood memories of playing and caring for her dog, which she affectionately refers to as her best friend.
When she began exploring the idea of becoming a veterinarian during her secondary school days, her fledgling interest for animals slowly became a strong desire to carve out a career in the field.