Turkish Van

Turkish Van

While the Turkish Van loves to jump and climb, play with toys, retrieve and play chase, she is is big and ungainly; this is one cat who doesn’t always land on his feet. While not much of a lap cat, the Van will be happy to cuddle next to you and sleep in your bed.

Breed Overview

  • Temperament: Agile, Intelligent, Loyal, Playful, Energetic
  • Origin: Turkey
  • Life Span: 12 - 17 years
  • Adaptability: High
  • Affection Level: High
  • Energylevel: High
  • Child Friendliness: Moderate
  • Dog Friendliness: High
  • Shedding Level: Moderate
  • Social Needs: Moderate
  • Stranger Friendliness: Moderate
  • Tendency To Vocalize: High
  • Hypoallergenic: false
  • Weight: undefined lbs
  • Intelligence: High

Disclaimer: While the characteristics mentioned here may frequently represent this breed, cats are individuals whose personalities and appearances will vary. Please consult the adoption organization for details on a specific pet.

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