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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

Please help - horrible time with bonding
 Tiakristin3 says...
Thanks for sharing the video. When I first read Kelly's post I was like 'Leela, where ARE you?!', lol. I always appreciate your wise advice here (and from so many other knowledgeable and helpful peo...
Type of Glider Question
 PipersGlider says...
Thank you all for the information it helped me to understand it better, I really love learning about them, there are so many varietys and I really like them all I wish I could have one from color b...
Type of water to use ?
 PipersGlider says...
Thank you for your advice and help, I will continue to use bottled water, I know my tap water is drinkable and I have a filter but I think just using bottled water I won't have to worry about what che...
Emergency kits
 PipersGlider says...
Very glad you posted this it's very helpful and a great idea. Thank you
HELP!!!!! MY SUGGIES INARDS ARE COMING OUT!
 liski says...
quote:Originally posted by JLR Gliders only have one hole called a cloaca ok thnx good to know
Bonding
 Leela says...
"bonding" is just an easy go to term for building a relationship with your gliders. Just like a friendship with a human, it will continue to grow over time. I don't believe it ever stops. My 9 gl...
Can I give my sugar these flowers?
 sjusovare says...
If it is really pear (and not chinese pear), then the wood is safe, at the condition that the tree hasn't been treated with chemicals. As for the flowers, for pears, only the petals are safe, and I h...
Dual Personalities: How can I make my glider feel more comfortable
 TJones09 says...
The schedule you have is fine, sometimes gliders will want to play at that time, sometimes maybe not. It's really okay unless you notice this is behavior is all the time.
SHOULD I SELL MY GLIDER?
 TJones09 says...
I'm so glad to hear. Believe me, from my experience with my Lulu, I can tell you that your efforts are way worth it and it will feel amazing as you make progress.
Nervous about first vet visit
 Tiakristin3 says...
I deal with this fear all the time. Just make sure the door to the exam room is closed (and the seal under the door is tight) whenever your gliders are not secure in their pouch.
 

Latest journal entries

Need to find a forever home for my baby glider
 Pinkepona says...
I was one of those stupid impulse buyers. With that said I realize having a sugar glider is not for me. My baby boy needs a friend and a bigger cage. He weighs 57grams. He is quite friendly. I have ha...
Is biting normal?
 Dasiy-Cozy-And-Rosie says...
So are gliders do bite us lots it hurts most times and can draw blood I dont know if this is just a phase or what should we do? And will that ever stop?
Need to find a forever home for my baby glider
 Pinkepona says...
I was one of those stupid impulse buyers! With that said I find that I am not a suitable glider owner. My baby needs a friend and a bigger cage which is a big reason why I'm not suitable to have him. ...
Please help
 Jeffram14 says...
Ok so a week ago one of my sugar gliders(2) (who have been fine for a year and a half) started crabbing to the point that it woke me up so I went to go check on them. I walked in on my other almost bi...
Two Male Gliders
 MaddiAnders says...
I have 2 unneutered male gliders. They are both 100 percent brothers. I got the first one I had him for a few months and then I got his brother. Really worried that they could be fighting I do not see...
When can I take the dad away from baby gliders?
 m.p.m2003 says...
Ok so I want to breed one of my female sugar gliders and I'm going to borrow a male. When can I take the dad away? To give back to his original owner. And how long does it take the babies to get here ...
Are harness' okay for gliders
 Dasiy-Cozy-And-Rosie says...
okay so we are quite new to the glider thing we got our gliders on the 19 of dec 2016 but we don't know if harness' are okay to use because some videos say no it will tare stuff or yes so its hard to ...
My gliders won't make baby's
 Landonsdad0211 says...
Hi my name is Shawn I have been a glider daddy for two years now to my boy mac and my girl Bella now they are at the age were they would be making baby's but it seems that my boy has no interest and i...
A few questions
 Ezio says...
Hello everyone! I'm new here, and I apologize if I'm posting in the wrong place or if this is to long. Okay, so currently I don't have any sugar gliders, I have a 4 year old Syrian Hamster who is 2 ye...
My birthday
 Shell says...
So as I've posted before I adopted a yr old little boy :) when I got him he had been living in a pouch (only) so we bought a cage and I made many many toys and a tent. I stress everyday for us to bon...

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