In Turkey, the Turkish rich treasure is Lake Van cat, this cat is believed to be the ancestors of Moss and unlike other cats afraid of water, the habits of this cat is swimming in the lake. With the changes in the city of, the pure cat is gradually vanished, so a cat who priced up to $ 500 lakes is so normal, but the Turkish law is not allow to bring the cat out the Turkey.
Iran was called as “Persian”, many people assume that Iran should be the Persian cat homeland. In fact, the Iranians has few cats, they think that own a cat is unfortunately. Iran often say that the body stained with cat hair, dog hair is not to pray to Allah, so they are not interested in a pet. The Persian cat hometown is Turkey – Van.
There has a precious national treasure Lake Van cat.
The long-haired Persian cat is the combination of Afghanistan and Ankara cat hybrid. And the Ankara cat is a kind of Lake Van, the Turks believe that this is the Persian Cat homeland. Locals believe that, because the grandmother Lake Van cat has the pure blood, so now the price of Persian cat is so expensive.
The Van Lake Cat is different from the Persian cat. The Persian cat hair is longer than Lake Van cat.
Lake Van is very noble. It has a good living habits. They cannot eat some garbage, do not eat rotten food left over material, after eating, they will wash their mouth and face with a paw, and they are also very particular with their living environment. They cannot adapt to anywhere.
Generally speaking, cats do not like the water, and cannot be floating on the water for a long time. But the Lake Van cat is the exception. They like drinking water and swimming. This behavior may be decided by the living environment, because the place they live has many rivers and lakes.
In order to protect “the Turkish national treasure”, the city of Van combined the provincial government and local universities to carry out a wide range of work for all of Lake Van cat, they provide cat registration, create a file, and artificial insemination, breeding, and to prevent the cross.