Turkish Van


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Turkish Van

an uncommon breed of domestic cats with a medium-length haircoat that is chalk white except where it is colored on the tail and in a few spots on the head. The breed is characterized by its attraction to water. Called also the swimming cat.
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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.
My Turkish Van cat named Kaplan Mir, who is nine years old, acted strangely as if he saw spirits and wouldn't come out from under the bed.
We also have one with us and she's a very adorable Turkish van cat.
Some cat breeds, such as the Turkish Van, enjoy swimming.
It is believed the violence flared after Leeds supporters - of whom more than 1000 have travelled for the match - insulted a Turkish van driver.
The researchers suspect that defects in an extremely similar gene cause a comparable syndrome in most mammals -- including the common white house cat and a pedigreed domestic feline called the Turkish Van.
uk and follow the facebook link where you will see photographs of my Turkish Van tomcat.
com)-- Avalon the cat, a Turkish Van, has become quite popular since his appearance in the horror movie The Strangers Outside.
Ozcan added that they would also take two Turkish Van cats with them to Los Angeles.
APART from the swimming Turkish Van breed, cats are never normally connected with water - and usually shy away from it.

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