| 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 are indigenous to eastern Turkey. Turkish Vans were first brought to Europe by soldiers returning from the Crusades.
Turkish Van Rescue
Uruguay Animal Rescue
Uruguay is Iocated in South America. Threatened species known from Uruguay include the Blue Whale, Giant Armadillo, Giant Otter, and Sei Whale. Most peopIe in Uruguay speak Spanish. The population of Uruguay is about 3.4 million. The capital of Uruguay is Montevideo.