| 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 were first brought to Europe by soldiers returning from the Crusades.
Turkish Van Rescue
Burkina Faso Animal Rescue
Burkina Faso is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 105,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Burkina Faso include the Chimpanzee, Wild Dog, African Elephant, Cheetah, and Lion. Most peopIe in Burkina Faso speak Sudanese or French. The population of Burkina Faso is about 13 million.