A Guide to Caring for Your Turkish Van

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Diet

Provide a balanced diet suitable for their age, weight, and activity level. Ensure access to fresh water at all times.

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Grooming

Regular grooming is essential to prevent matting and maintain their semi-longhaired coat. Brush weekly and check for mats or tangles.

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Exercise

Turkish Vans are active cats. Engage them with interactive toys and play sessions to keep them mentally and physically stimulated.

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Litter Box

Keep the litter box clean and provide multiple boxes if you have multiple cats. Turkish Vans appreciate cleanliness.

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Veterinary Care

Schedule regular check-ups with a veterinarian to monitor their health and address any concerns promptly.

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Enrichment

Create a stimulating environment with perches, scratching posts, and hiding spots to satisfy their natural instincts.

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Socialization

Turkish Vans enjoy companionship. Spend quality time with them daily and consider getting another cat for company if feasible.

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Safety

Ensure your home is safe for your Turkish Van by removing hazards and providing secure outdoor access if applicable.

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Training

Use positive reinforcement techniques to train your Turkish Van and teach them basic commands or tricks.

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