Silencing the Seals

Comment on this story


St seals10

Picture. Kristen van Schie

6252  Two roads  one leading to the platform from which tourists can view the seal colony at Cape Cross; the other, leading to the southern end of the colony, where seals high up on the beach are killed by sealing companies. Picture. Kristen van Schie

It’s the smell that hits you first. The smell, then the sound. From the wooden walkway, you can see them in their hundreds, spread across the beach.

The cows low. Their pups bleat. All feeding and breeding and fighting for territory.

Welcome to the Cape Cross Seal Reserve on Namibia’s Skeleton Coast. Just north of Swakopmund and Henties Bay, on a stretch of stark and salty desert, it is home to Namibia’s largest breeding colony of Cape fur seals.

It was established in 1969 “to protect the largest breeding colony of Cape fur seals in the world”, sings the brochure.

“Walk along the edge of the colony and learn more about these captivating creatures.”

What the brochure does not tell tourists is that early every morning for 139 days every year, groups of men will patrol this beach and two other breeding colonies like it. Six thousand bulls will be shot, and their genitals removed and shipped east as aphrodisiacs.

St seals12

6258  The Cape Cross Seal Reserve in Namibia, the largest seal breeding colony in the country and home to the slaughter of tens of thousands of seals. Picture. Kristen van Schie

Picture. Kristen van Schie

Some 80 000 pups will be chased down, rounded up, and beaten to death.

It starts this Sunday.

“We don’t like the seals here,” says a Henties Bay fisherman gruffly. He won’t give his name. None of them will.

Everybody in the small fishing town knows somebody employed from July to November to do the sealing, but they won’t talk. The industry bosses won’t comment either.

“They eat all the fish, you see?” explains the fisherman. “Have you been to Cape Cross? There’s thousands of them there. And the smell! The filth! There’s too many. We have to kill them or they’ll get out of control.”

It’s a commonly held belief in the town, the country, the world – seals are ravenous feeding machines. Those seals that don’t steal the fish, wreck equipment.

St seals09

In secret: From Sunday, Namibias Cape Cross Seal Reserve will be closed each morning for the killing of the seals.

Picture. Kristen van Schie

It’s an argument that was made as early as the 2nd century: “When the fishermen have unwittingly enclosed a seal among the fishes in their well-woven nets… it will easily break them and prove… a great grief to the hearts of the fishermen,” recorded Greek writer Oppian on Mediterranean monk seals. “(The fishermen) bring it near the land; there with trident and mighty clubs and stout spears, they smite it on the temples and kill it.”

Some 2 000 years later, only about 500 Mediterranean monk seals still exist. They are classified as highly endangered. Fishermen still want them gone.

In Namibia, the seals are killed at three sites: Cape Cross in the north, and Wolf Bay and Atlas Bay near Lüderitz in the south.

All three are breeding colonies, all three a mass of crowded and dense wildlife ready to stampede at the approach of the sealing gangs.

The pups are separated from their mothers – the sealers have no interest in either the pelts or the genitals of the cows – and rounded up into groups. Then, they are released in a haphazard single file to run the gauntlet between rows of awaiting clubbers.

What should happen next, according to international standards of the humane slaughter of animals, is a three-step killing procedure: stun the animal with a single strike or shot to the head; ensure the animal is either irreversibly unconscious or dead; and sever an artery to bleed the animal out. An outdoor abattoir.

St seals08

6238  A replica padr�o, or stone cross, rises against a hazy sea sky at Cape Cross Seal Reserve. The reserve gets its name from the original cross planted at the site by Portuguese explorer Diego C�o when he landed on the harsh Skeleton Coast in 1486. Picture. Kristen van Schie

Picture. Kristen van Schie

Only, Cape fur seals don’t exactly co-operate in their own killing, making Namibian sealing inherently cruel, says Dr David Lavigne, a science advisor for the International Fund for Animal Welfare who has been researching seals for more than 40 years.

“In the case of the Namibian hunts, the animals are rounded up and herded, causing a certain amount of panic,” he explains.

Evolved to be highly mobile on land, the seals stampede, running nearly as fast as a man. The pups that cannot escape are rounded up in tight bunches. Some may suffocate and overheat before they’re even released.

When they are, they run.

For an experienced sealer, the first hits of each morning are clean strikes, clean kills. But as fatigue sets in, this ability decreases.

“These pups are fairly agile,” says Lavigne. “There’s no way to stun the animals with one blow, so the sealers end up beating the hell out of them.”

St seals07

6207  A sea of seals stretches across the beach at Cape Cross Seal Reserve, Namibia's largest seal breeding colony. From July 1, 50 000 seals at the reserve will be rounded up and clubbed to death for their furs. Another 30 000 will be killed further south in the country. Picture. Kristen van Schie

Picture. Kristen van Schie

Media coverage of the sealing is banned in Namibia, but undercover footage obtained at Cape Cross in 2009 showed sealers repeatedly beating pups with no attempts to monitor them or to bleed them out immediately.

Officially, the Namibian seal slaughter is not a cull but a harvest, an independent state exerting its right to exploit its resources as it sees fit. Which is how it defines seals: as a resource to be harvested.

The government has done little to reverse the predominant thinking that the seal population must be controlled.

Instead, against a growing tide of anti-sealing activism in September, Fisheries and Marine Resources Minister Bernard Esau said: “The primary objective of seal harvesting in Namibia is to manage the seal population in relation to the carrying capacity of the entire ecosystem, in balance with the need for sustainable usage of our fish stocks.”

Esau’s statement echoed arguments in the late 1980s, when SA began contemplating an end to its own centuries of sealing.

The objectives of a harvest had become blurred with a cull.

St seals06

6174  A seagull perches on a rock at Cape Cross Seal Reserve. The reserve falls within the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem (BCLME), an ecosystem that comprises a complex web of interactions between seals, seabirds, fish, crustaceans and the ocean itself. Picture. Kristen van Schie

Picture. Kristen van Schie

SA’s department of environmental affairs said culling was necessary to preserve the hake fisheries. But bowing to public pressure, it placed a moratorium on the harvest in 1990.

“And then South Africa did something very strange,” says Lavigne. “It held an international workshop on the biological interactions between the seals and fisheries, resulting in numerous recommendations. And then it asked its scientists to actually implement those recommendations.”

The findings were… complicated. “They came back arguing that a cull might produce some small benefit to hake fishermen, but if so, these benefits would be much less than expected,” says Lavigne.

“What was much more likely was that because of the different species interactions, there was a higher probability that a cull would be detrimental to the fisheries.” Because a species cannot be treated in isolation from its ecosystem.

Marine systems have no defined boundaries and are connected, says Dr Samantha Petersen, manager of the WWF’s sustainable fisheries programme.

“Seals are top predators, which have a very stabilising effect on an ecosystem. Put simply, remove a predator and the prey responds.”

St seals03

6076  A sea of seals stretches across the beach at Cape Cross Seal Reserve, Namibia's largest seal breeding colony. From July 1, 50 000 seals at the reserve will be rounded up and clubbed to death for their furs. Another 30 000 will be killed further south in the country. Picture. Kristen van Schie

Picture. Kristen van Schie

In the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem – which extends about 30º in latitude around SA’s south-western coastline, along Namibia and into southern Angola, and includes seals, hake, monkfish, blue sharks, and various seabirds, while dealing with the consequences of fishing, mining and global climate change – scientists can only predict so much, says Petersen.

Even when the intricacies of the food web are considered, unforeseen natural events can throw out the entire system.

In 1994 and 1995, biologists noticed an unusually high mortality rate among Namibia’s Cape fur seals. Thousands of seals of all ages were washing up on beaches, starved to death.

Some saw it as evidence that the seals were emptying the sea of their own food source, that they had “exceeded by far the carrying capacity of the environment”, as the Namibian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said at the time. “It must surely be agreed, therefore, that it is more humane to curb the unrestrained seal population to a level where they can be sustained by the environment.”

The real cause? Anomalous environmental events in the Namibian waters.

First, low oxygen in the shelf waters off Namibia, lasting longer and spreading further than usual low oxygen events that affect the northern Benguela. Soon after, a strong Benguela Niño event, whereby warm waters infiltrated the usually cold Namibian shelf.

St seals04

6086  A Cape fur seal scratches its chin at the Cape Cross Seal Reserve. The animals are evolved to be highly mobile on both land and in the water. Picture. Kristen van Schie

Picture. Kristen van Schie

Both had the same effect: mass mortalities, recruitment failure and migration of fish and their predators. A third of Namibia’s Cape fur seals died of starvation. Another two seals mass die-offs have since been publicly acknowledged, one in 2000 and another in 2006.

Henties Bay locals claim to have seen many seal carcasses littering the beaches this season, as well, though the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources has made no official statement.

Results of the annual December census, used to calculate the harvesting quotas, have not been released since the last mass die-off in 2006 – not even to the Namibian ombudsman, who has been investigating activists’ claims that the seal harvest is not being conducted sustainably.

The ministry says it uses the most practical methods available, challenging critics to come up with alternatives.

Activists have refused to help brainstorm better ways of killing an animal they argue does not have to die.

“‘Harvest’ is simply a euphemism for ‘hunt’, chosen by some people to make it sound like we’re picking potatoes,” says Lavigne. “We’re not dealing with agricultural crops. These are wild animals.

St seals05

MOTHERS LOVE: A cow calls for her pup. Tens of thousands of seal pups will be separated from their mothers and killed this year. Pictures: Kristen van Schie

Picture. Kristen van Schie

“And even ‘hunt’ is the wrong word. It involves some element of fair chase. But the way it’s conducted, this is no hunt. It’s a slaughter.”


sign up
 
 

Comment Guidelines



  1. Please read our comment guidelines.
  2. Login and register, if you haven’ t already.
  3. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As)
  4. Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.

     

Newspaper Subscriptions
your_wildest_dreams
I'm a 36 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 40 and 55.
View Profile
khosyx
I'm a 20 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 21 and 30.
View Profile
Moze008
I'm a 57 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 55 and 70.
View Profile
Bianx24
I'm a 24 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 30.
View Profile
Rosesandlace
I'm a 49 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 49 and 53.
View Profile
Bassinchic
I'm a 28 year old woman looking to meet men and women between the ages of 25 and 35.
View Profile
dreamsoftly
I'm a 49 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 47 and 58.
View Profile
_Melanie_
I'm a 18 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 18 and 28.
View Profile
Smileawhile
I'm a 45 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 38 and 52.
View Profile
EMT2014
I'm a 30 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 40.
View Profile
klouise
I'm a 32 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 31 and 39.
View Profile
HenrietteF
I'm a 32 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 42.
View Profile
shani27
I'm a 41 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 45.
View Profile
sonskyn27
I'm a 56 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 45 and 55.
View Profile
Loubelle
I'm a 50 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 55.
View Profile
LimitlessSoul
I'm a 45 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 40 and 50.
View Profile
Plattelandsenooi3
I'm a 32 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 33 and 45.
View Profile
Persephone101
I'm a 31 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
Apple_853
I'm a 35 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 45.
View Profile
Rarefind
I'm a 55 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 52 and 63.
View Profile
Sonskyn83
I'm a 31 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 45.
View Profile
Liefieling86
I'm a 28 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 29 and 32.
View Profile
Artistixoxo
I'm a 23 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 23 and 28.
View Profile
Mickey101
I'm a 25 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 30.
View Profile
SilverLiningM
I'm a 29 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 36.
View Profile
MizLiz
I'm a 31 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 40.
View Profile
sexyhair
I'm a 42 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 50.
View Profile
CTBLONDE
I'm a 38 year old woman looking to meet men and women between the ages of 40 and 50.
View Profile
AbiApie
I'm a 19 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 18 and 20.
View Profile
sexilexi17
I'm a 19 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 20 and 25.
View Profile
MistyLady
I'm a 36 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 34 and 45.
View Profile
Crispy990
I'm a 24 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 24 and 35.
View Profile
PleinKatryn
I'm a 30 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 35.
View Profile
Foreverinhope
I'm a 48 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 45 and 56.
View Profile
tigerlady28
I'm a 30 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 22 and 34.
View Profile
Doeksa
I'm a 33 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 33 and 39.
View Profile
LeilaM
I'm a 40 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 40 and 55.
View Profile
Butterfly_effect
I'm a 38 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 36 and 48.
View Profile
Enkellopende
I'm a 42 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 43.
View Profile
Jenny84
I'm a 30 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 33 and 40.
View Profile
Lala8610
I'm a 28 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 27 and 32.
View Profile
Jobaby10
I'm a 36 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 38 and 45.
View Profile
nirina
I'm a 37 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 50.
View Profile
TuffLove
I'm a 34 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 45.
View Profile
DashieDash
I'm a 31 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 45.
View Profile
Caroline_
I'm a 30 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 26 and 36.
View Profile
Fire_and_Ice81
I'm a 33 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
JanieL
I'm a 24 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 32.
View Profile
JULIET_001
I'm a 51 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 49 and 63.
View Profile
Warmsmilewarmheart
I'm a 47 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 40 and 55.
View Profile
Jimmyhgirl
I'm a 37 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 18 and 100.
View Profile
WandaLove
I'm a 19 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 22 and 26.
View Profile
BlondeBerry
I'm a 33 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 29 and 40.
View Profile
Cathwhite
I'm a 29 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
L123
I'm a 33 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 32 and 39.
View Profile
chloeeeee
I'm a 44 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 52.
View Profile
HartjievanHoneydew
I'm a 21 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 18 and 100.
View Profile
JillieB
I'm a 61 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 55 and 70.
View Profile
Dollie81
I'm a 33 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 49.
View Profile
RobzMolecule
I'm a 24 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 22 and 30.
View Profile
JustChat76
I'm a 38 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 45.
View Profile
Kay_722
I'm a 29 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 40.
View Profile
MissSM
I'm a 31 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 29 and 39.
View Profile
Angdt
I'm a 21 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 23 and 30.
View Profile
MTBGirl_11
I'm a 42 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 40 and 50.
View Profile
ContagiousLaughter
I'm a 41 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 36 and 44.
View Profile
Hopeful_dreamer
I'm a 37 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 33 and 45.
View Profile
Smurfette
I'm a 36 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
Kelix
I'm a 36 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 45.
View Profile
recently40
I'm a 40 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 27 and 58.
View Profile
pikkewyn_123
I'm a 38 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 36 and 40.
View Profile
SalsaHoney
I'm a 34 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 40.
View Profile
Lilakii
I'm a 21 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 23 and 31.
View Profile
jamielief
I'm a 21 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 32.
View Profile
PowerPrincess
I'm a 41 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 38 and 47.
View Profile
KW82
I'm a 32 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 29 and 40.
View Profile
Judith78
I'm a 36 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 38 and 48.
View Profile
AgentI
I'm a 39 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 45.
View Profile
Bluebell531
I'm a 46 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 40 and 60.
View Profile
Takingtime
I'm a 49 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 45 and 58.
View Profile
FoXyLaDy444
I'm a 56 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 50 and 65.
View Profile
Teleporter1612
I'm a 48 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 43 and 100.
View Profile
Bastet_11
I'm a 43 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 45 and 48.
View Profile
JayAnne
I'm a 56 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 56 and 70.
View Profile
Chriz_1985
I'm a 29 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 18 and 100.
View Profile
MissMoneypenny_13
I'm a 28 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 42.
View Profile
Winterwolf
I'm a 27 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 30 and 35.
View Profile
Bienkie01
I'm a 35 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 34 and 48.
View Profile
Sophie_123
I'm a 24 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 25 and 33.
View Profile
Leigh1979
I'm a 35 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 29 and 40.
View Profile
Bebe1000
I'm a 53 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 49 and 57.
View Profile
sweets1987
I'm a 27 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 32 and 42.
View Profile
Gemima
I'm a 38 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 40 and 50.
View Profile
FaiRy9
I'm a 26 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 27 and 36.
View Profile
Lise41
I'm a 41 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 42 and 55.
View Profile
BMull08
I'm a 19 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 19 and 30.
View Profile
Blondie_434
I'm a 31 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 28 and 43.
View Profile
0044MJM
I'm a 49 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 48 and 61.
View Profile
optimistic_36
I'm a 37 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 32 and 46.
View Profile
Blu
I'm a 28 year old woman looking to meet men between the ages of 27 and 33.
View Profile
breeze001
I'm a 49 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 40 and 55.
View Profile
Kiwiana
I'm a 39 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 39.
View Profile
JPretoria
I'm a 38 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 28 and 40.
View Profile
Ironstein06
I'm a 36 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 37.
View Profile
Fred58
I'm a 56 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 18 and 100.
View Profile
KTM1190A
I'm a 59 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 50 and 58.
View Profile
versl_550
I'm a 55 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 45 and 60.
View Profile
Andy_Leo
I'm a 46 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
bellagio
I'm a 69 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 55 and 65.
View Profile
TheDuke_99
I'm a 36 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 28 and 42.
View Profile
LiveLifeAlways
I'm a 43 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 33 and 41.
View Profile
Lifechanger_7
I'm a 25 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 18 and 30.
View Profile
Smartboy_102
I'm a 60 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 47 and 57.
View Profile
umustbsomewhere
I'm a 61 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 45 and 55.
View Profile
Denali
I'm a 45 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 40.
View Profile
Jonathen53
I'm a 61 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 57 and 64.
View Profile
Coolfun
I'm a 52 year old man looking to meet men between the ages of 35 and 55.
View Profile
WanderingShadow
I'm a 39 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
BossMorne
I'm a 43 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
Natural123
I'm a 52 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 45.
View Profile
ekke_706
I'm a 50 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 40 and 55.
View Profile
Lonomor
I'm a 46 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 35.
View Profile
Kitchenslave
I'm a 52 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 50.
View Profile
Tall_fun
I'm a 45 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 30 and 45.
View Profile
MLACOME0147
I'm a 55 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 49 and 79.
View Profile
Ivanhoe25
I'm a 47 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
TallDreamer
I'm a 37 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 28 and 38.
View Profile
Firefox_771
I'm a 63 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 42 and 56.
View Profile
Natureboykie
I'm a 60 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 43 and 64.
View Profile
SingleNSearching60
I'm a 60 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 55 and 70.
View Profile
matiekat
I'm a 66 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 18 and 100.
View Profile
mark99
I'm a 62 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 45 and 55.
View Profile
Bruce_308
I'm a 47 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 41 and 70.
View Profile
toothless
I'm a 36 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 36.
View Profile
Dn212
I'm a 51 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 45 and 60.
View Profile
Gambino_Family
I'm a 59 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 42 and 70.
View Profile
TLS11
I'm a 53 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 40 and 57.
View Profile
pinsnow
I'm a 55 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 45 and 65.
View Profile
freddic1
I'm a 52 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 47 and 55.
View Profile
naughty_sporty
I'm a 41 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 45.
View Profile
Lastgreatwhite
I'm a 56 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 40 and 50.
View Profile
wiedahunk
I'm a 57 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 50 and 70.
View Profile
OohCharles
I'm a 53 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
contour
I'm a 43 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 34 and 39.
View Profile
DJStarglance
I'm a 54 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 18 and 100.
View Profile
TheRealMrRight
I'm a 43 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 28 and 42.
View Profile
dinnerfortwo
I'm a 54 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 40 and 50.
View Profile
kannieworrynie
I'm a 56 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 45 and 55.
View Profile
gentlebutcrazy
I'm a 58 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 55.
View Profile
Ons2alleen
I'm a 30 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 24 and 29.
View Profile
cloudhopper
I'm a 56 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 45 and 55.
View Profile
JustCallMeBwana
I'm a 47 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 49.
View Profile
Rebelinbluejeans
I'm a 62 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 40 and 62.
View Profile
IrishBoy11
I'm a 45 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 27 and 40.
View Profile
pieterl
I'm a 59 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 45 and 62.
View Profile
TripleJ94
I'm a 20 year old man looking to meet men and women between the ages of 18 and 30.
View Profile
Suidwester27
I'm a 53 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 50.
View Profile
goldenhat
I'm a 52 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 36 and 66.
View Profile
LovingSerenity
I'm a 38 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 24 and 45.
View Profile
Guardian_24
I'm a 41 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 37 and 43.
View Profile
ScottRanger1987
I'm a 27 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 18 and 30.
View Profile
daniel101
I'm a 44 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 32 and 38.
View Profile
lvebird53
I'm a 54 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 50 and 65.
View Profile
DutchDelight_
I'm a 45 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 30 and 46.
View Profile
Belligerent69
I'm a 45 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 44.
View Profile
cccdovy
I'm a 56 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 48 and 56.
View Profile
George5911
I'm a 55 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 36 and 50.
View Profile
captainkid
I'm a 55 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 47 and 56.
View Profile
Agent_K1
I'm a 46 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 38 and 40.
View Profile
Cruisingoldie
I'm a 46 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 30 and 50.
View Profile
cornrlius205
I'm a 46 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 50.
View Profile
CL4ptp
I'm a 28 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 22 and 28.
View Profile
koolstoof55
I'm a 59 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 45 and 63.
View Profile
henisright
I'm a 50 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 37 and 53.
View Profile
Jurgy62
I'm a 52 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 37 and 55.
View Profile
gavinzn
I'm a 57 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 50 and 57.
View Profile
5star
I'm a 57 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 40 and 55.
View Profile
DaveB_791
I'm a 49 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 45.
View Profile
6s6s6s
I'm a 43 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 45.
View Profile
Banker009
I'm a 56 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 34 and 49.
View Profile
philip_unplugged514
I'm a 62 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 50 and 68.
View Profile
cknneth111
I'm a 46 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 41 and 70.
View Profile
Stand64
I'm a 50 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 36 and 55.
View Profile
karooboertjie15
I'm a 40 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 40.
View Profile
plodof
I'm a 58 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 55.
View Profile
richy10
I'm a 57 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 49 and 70.
View Profile
stumpjumper
I'm a 54 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 40 and 50.
View Profile
BENTLEY292
I'm a 45 year old man looking to meet men between the ages of 45 and 55.
View Profile
Propriety
I'm a 56 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 45.
View Profile
CDolf
I'm a 30 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 33.
View Profile
Ryno_56
I'm a 26 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 18 and 34.
View Profile
sunset22
I'm a 50 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 40 and 57.
View Profile
charl1906
I'm a 57 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 49 and 53.
View Profile
Alachison
I'm a 46 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 30 and 45.
View Profile
rjscm
I'm a 48 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 30 and 45.
View Profile
83_Baby
I'm a 31 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 24 and 30.
View Profile
BobTheExtremeBuilder
I'm a 47 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 47.
View Profile
Jericho2010
I'm a 41 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 25 and 49.
View Profile
Officer_Gentleman
I'm a 46 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 35 and 48.
View Profile
tommy351
I'm a 61 year old man looking to meet women between the ages of 48 and 59.
View Profile

Business Directory