| 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
Chile Animal Rescue
Chile is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 292,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Chile include the Short haired Chinchilla, Andean Cat, Blue Whale, Marine Otter, and Sei Whale. Most peopIe in Chile speak Spanish. The capital of Chile is Santiago. The population of Chile is about 16 million.