Arnel Catalan on Animal Health Care and Management NC III
Name: Arnel H. Catalan
Course Taken: Animal Health Care and Management NC III
Current Job: Senior high school teacher
Present Employer: Department of Education
Why did you choose to take the course you did?
We were instructed by our superior to take this course.
What was the most interesting thing about the course?
Animal care management in the community.
What kind of activities did you do in your major subjects?
Care and management of small and large ruminant animals.
What advice can you give to incoming students who are thinking of taking the same course you did?
Prepare for their future. There are many career opportunities in this field because animals are some of the major food sources of human beings.
What are the things you learned from the course that have proven to be very useful in your work?
Castration, artificial insemination, and prevention of pest and diseases in animals.
Do you think you chose the right course?
Yes. The Philippines is agriculture-dependent, so I am very proud to say that this is just what we need to increase the students’ awareness of the importance of crop and animal science, not only in our lives but also in the lives of the future generations.