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Van cat

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Cat House of Van Cat

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Van cats enjoy swimming in custom-made pools in Turkey

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Angry Turkish Van Cat deactivated by vet

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[Fats] Turkish Van Cat Meets Stray Cat

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The Van cat is a distinctive landrace of domestic cat, found in the Lake Van region of eastern Turkey. It is relatively large, has a chalky white coat, sometimes with ruddy coloration on the head and hindquarters, and has blue or amber eyes or is odd-eyed. The variety has been referred to as "the swimming cat", and observed to swim in Lake Van.
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