| 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
Mali Animal Rescue
Mali is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. The population of Mali is about 11 million. Threatened species known from Mali include the Addax, Chimpanzee, Dama Gazelle, Slender-horned Gazelle, Wild Dog. The capital of Mali is Bamako. Most peopIe in Mali speak Bambara or French.