| 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
Iran Animal Rescue
Iran is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 636,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Iran include the Iranian Jerboa, Persian Mole, Baluchistan Vole, and Iranian Shrew. The population of Iran is about 68 million. The capital of Iran is Tehran.