Turkish Van kittens can be purchased through a reputable breeder or through a shelter by looking at the breeder listings on the International Cat Association's site or by searching shelters on thePetfinder site. The Turkish Van Cat originates from Turkey and are a rare breed.
The cat is intelligent and mischievous due to this intelligence although they are also loving towards their owners. They are most known for their love of water, which has earned them the label of "the swimming cat." They enjoy playing with water and even swimming in it. They also like to stay active and will remain active as they grow from kitten to adulthood.