| 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. The most traditional coloring for a Turkish Van is red and white.
Turkish Van Rescue
Sierra Leone Animal Rescue
Sierra Leone is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Most peopIe in Sierra Leone speak English, Mende, or Temne. The population of Sierra Leone is about 6 million. The capital of Sierra Leone is Freetown. Threatened species known from Sierra Leone include the Chimpanzee, Diana Monkey, Red Colobus, and Wild Dog.