Turkish Van


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Turkish Van

n
(Breeds) a breed of cat with soft white semi-long hair and coloured markings on the head and tail
[C20: named after Van, town in Turkey]
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Not all domestic cats hate swimming; breeds such as the Bengal and Turkish van are happy in the water.
Callie's bright, yellow eyes are courtesy of her Turkish Van heritage.
Havana Brown, Korat, Turkish Van, Chartreux, Egyptian Mau and Burmilla are all examples of what?
In this study, although the Black Sea region was the rainiest region included, this regions data did not differ from those of others in terms of fiber diameter.Least squares means of fiber FD, H, B, T, and EL for two cat breeds in Turkey (Turkish Angora cats and Turkish Van cats) were reported earlier by Erat and Arikan (2012).
Attendees will see pedigreed cats of many different breeds including: Abyssinians, American Bobtail, American Curl, American Shorthair, American Wirehair, Balinese, Birman, Bombay, British Shorthair, Burmese, Chartreux, Colorpoint Shorthair, Cornish Rex, Devon Rex, Egyptian Mau, European Burmese, Exotic, Havana Brown, Japanese Bobtail, Javanese, Korat, Laperm, Maine Coon Cat, Manx, Norweigian Forest Cat, Ocicat, Oriental, Persian, Ragdoll, Scottish Fold, Selkirk Rex, Siamese, Siberian, Singapura, Somali, Sphynx, Tonkinese, Turkish Angora, and Turkish Van. Plus, spectators will meet local and regional breeders and exhibitors of pedigreed cats and kittens.
Coming by helicopter from the nearby Turkish Van province, General Kivrikoglu visited the governor of Hakkari, Orhan Alimoglu, at Alimoglu's official governor's residence.
Turkish Van cats have a natural liking for something most cats loathe.
Three earthquakes hit Duhuk province yesterday ranging 4.5 to 7.3 magnitude, at the same time of the earthquake that hit Turkish Van province, which lead to the deaths of hundreds and injuring of over one thousand.
For this aims, a total of 48 adult Turkish cats (20 females and 8 males Turkish Angora; 13 females and 7 males Turkish Van) were used.
The border checkpoint is the third border crossing between Iran's West Azarbaijan and the Turkish Van province.
TEHRAN -- Iran and Turkey opened their third border crossing between the Iranian West Azarbaijan Province and the Turkish Van Province.
Meanwhile, name of the formal mascot of the basketball championship is determined as "Bascat", the Turkish Van Cat, which can not be seen anywhere but Turkey.
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