| 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 have water-resistant coats and love to swim!. Turkish Vans are indigenous to eastern Turkey. Turkish Vans were first brought to Europe by soldiers returning from the Crusades.
Turkish Van Rescue
Italy Animal Rescue
Italy is Iocated in Europe and spans across approximateIy 116,000 square miIes. The population of Italy is about 58 million. Most peopIe in Italy speak Italian. Threatened species known from Italy include the Mediterranean Monk Seal, Fin Whale, and Northern Right Whale. The capital of Italy is Rome.