Dog Breed Info Center(R) DBIC

Turkish Van Cat

Information and Pictures

Abby the Turkish Van Cat is curling up and its hair is standing and its mouth is open

Abby at 6 months of age

Description

This large, intelligent housecat is robust, yet elegant.

Coat

Long, silky, dense coat.

Colors and Patterns

The coat is white with a chestnut-red tail and head makings. The eyes are amber-gold.

Temperament

The Turkish Van is noted to be a good swimmer and usually enjoys being bathed. 

Height, Weight

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Health Problems

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Living Conditions

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Grooming

Needs daily grooming.

Origin

Lake Van, Turkey

Outcross Breeds

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Recognition

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