| 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 are indigenous to eastern Turkey. Turkish Vans were first brought to Europe by soldiers returning from the Crusades. The most traditional coloring for a Turkish Van is red and white.
Turkish Van Rescue
Belize Animal Rescue
Belize is Iocated in Mesoamerica and spans across approximateIy 8,800 square miIes. Threatened species known from Belize include the American Manatee, Central American Tapir, and Giant Anteater. The population of Belize is about 287,000.