Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Turkish Van

Contributor(s): Vetstream Ltd

Specification

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  •   Turkish Van 

General information

  • Semi-longhair developed from cats imported from the Lake Van region of Turkey.
  • Championship status.
  • Rather livelier than a Persian Persian longhair; likes to play in water.
  • Needs regular grooming but coat is less likely to mat than a Persian.

Biological data

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

USA

  • Visit the Cat Fanciers' Association website to search for details of CFA Affiliated cat clubs -www.cfa.org.
  • Turkish Van Breed Council - www.turkishvan.org.

UK


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