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sugar glider
What is a sugar glider?
A sugar glider is a small, nocturnal, arboreal marsupial native to Australia and Indonesia.
Are sugar gliders a good pet for you?
As with any animal, sugar gliders have certain drawbacks that you should consider. Cleaning cages, costs, veterinary access, tempermant and more are all things to be considered. You can read more about the drawbacks of sugar gliders and find more information in the Gliderpedia.
What do I feed my sugar glider?
See Diet in the Gliderpedia.
Where can I learn more about this animal?
The Gliderpedia is a searchable encyclopedia full of information about sugar gliders.
Looking for a sugar glider?
Click here to find homeless sugar gliders.
Looking to buy a cage or other supplies?
We have some links to popular items for keeping sugar gliders as pets.
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Latest forum posts

Faint Popping sound
 Shlemy says...
Yep it sounds exactly like that but she was awake
Lost sugar glider and can't go on...
 Chilvr says...
Thank you so much for your ideas and hope. I hope to get another glider but want to wait for Morty so he doesn't feel overwhelmed by 2. I must sound like a bad owner but I really never thought he woul...
Safe?
 MollyAndOlivia says...
Thank you. I got the package a few minutes ago and I put a snack mouse with dried apple, those papaya treats and about 3 oats. They seem confused on how to get the treats out of the toy lol.
Joeys again ?!
 sjusovare says...
A female can be nursing and already have new joeys in pouch... Which is precisely the problem because it's better for her health to give her a break to constant nursing, but the father is also taking ...
Vet in Portland ore area
 ErikjGrey says...
Im currently looking for a new vet in the Portland Oregon area. Does anyone have any suggestions?
Sugar Glider Cute Toy Ideas
 Pearson says...
So far I have cuddle cubes, I made them myself. And I'm currently working on bunk bed hammocks, and getting large pom poms for them to play with. I'm also making felt vines for them. What other to...
Sugar Glider Possible Vomiting After Vet Medication?
 Pearson says...
Update Her wound is almost complete healed. She has a small white dot that's left of the scab. I think some of her hair already grew back too which is nice. Soon she'll be able to rejoin the group! ...
Original mosiac
 Leela says...
Yeh, the carmels and sterility are discussed on the nursery site link I would still think it had a little something to do with her breeding practices though, if she hadn't been experimenting it likel...
Barking during tent time ????
 ChipandDalesMom says...
We are on day 3 of rainy weather and I think that is what is causing the upset. Both last night and tonight Chip decided to start barking around 10 p.m. in his cage just sitting there. He is usually m...
Glider biting EVERYTHING since adding quarantined pets?!
 Emmikate says...
Oh God I hope mine can get along in one cage. As for cost we don't have laser here sadly but at least it's only 90 bucks where I am going. Other places are more and this one was suggested by a local b...
 

Latest journal entries

MY JOEY GLIDER MISSING
 Jolly2104 says...
So i have a female suggie name jolly and after 5 month I bought a male joey suggie to keep jolly company.... they get along so well and jolly looks happy to have a friend but yesterday i went to the m...
Tents and Tips and Traits (please read!)
 Suggie_bears says...
Hello! Recently my family has been thinking of adopting a pair of sugar gliders, I have been the main researcher, and Id just like to ask a few questions Ive never been able to find.

First off: i...
Can i feed my glider mature Dubia roaches?
 foxygamer233 says...
I'm not sure if i can feed them mature dubia roaches or if i should cut the legs off or something. I'm afraid that my dubia roach colony will expand to the point where i have too many dubia roaches so...
Help!! Male and Female Gliders fighting!!!
 Allyc1239 says...
Okay so heres my issue, this may be a little lengthy. About two years ago I got a pair of female gliders (sisters) these two girls were my best friends, we had someone watch them about a year ago whi...
Seeking help with my glider introductions...
 Axlbabyglider says...
Guys I'm really worried about introducing my two gliders!:(

So Axl was with other gliders before I got him and when he came to me he was on his own but it wasn't a problem as he comes everywhere wi...
I'm worried about my suggie, please help !
 RaeeeeAnnaaaa says...
I've had my baby since about December 20th of 2017 . Recently he has been very distant. He sleeps more than usual, barks and gets spooked a lot more && all around just doesn't seem like himself . He d...
Neutering
 ABwolf says...
Hi all! So I have a male and female sugar glider and they are both 2 months old. I was wondering what age can I Neuter the male?
Just Buried Sakura.
 powelltowel says...
Just buried my little Sakura right next to her son who died a few months back. I'll miss them both!

R.I.P Sakura you are now with your son!
What is the deal
 volleyballgal says...
My gliders keep fighting I got a Joey a month ago and they are almost perfect they sleep in the same pouch together eat together all with out fighting but night they trade off but one will hisses an...
Sakura Died
 powelltowel says...
I walked in this morning to check on my Sugar babies, Sakura was in the cage and she wasnt moving I go and picked he up and she was missing her eye! Blood all over her dont know what happened, didnt h...

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