| 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
Botswana Animal Rescue
Botswana is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 231,000 square miIes. The capital of Botswana is Gaborone. The population of Botswana is about 1.6 million. Most peopIe in Botswana speak Setswana. Threatened species known from Botswana include the Black Rhinoceros, Wild Dog, and African Elephant.