| The Turkish Van is well adapted to temperature extremes, with a very long, thick coat and mane during winter that sheds leaving only a short coat in the summer. Turkish Vans have water-resistant coats and love to swim!. Turkish Vans are indigenous to eastern Turkey. Turkish Vans were first brought to Europe by soldiers returning from the Crusades.
Turkish Van Rescue
Armenia Animal Rescue
Armenia is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 11,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Armenia include the Armenian Birch Mouse, Dahl's Bird, and Schaub's Myotis. Most peopIe in Armenia speak Armenian.