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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?
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Latest forum posts

Quick bml diet question
 Arenas3651 says...
I take all my feeding bowls out every morning. I don't like the idea of my little guy eating fruits and veggies that got mushy from being left out overnight, and bml tends to get dried out when left o...
SoCal Sugar Glider
 Arenas3651 says...
Tiakristen3 I don't think I have a glider flown into California but if a Breeder would be willing I would travel to a neighboring state to pickup. I think that's my best option than buying from anothe...
Drinking water
 lilsistar says...
I'll try giving him some Gatorade. God knows I have a lot of that in my house XD.
Best Time for Play Time
 TJones09 says...
Well, I agree it's possible they'll change their routine with repetition, my gliders have changed up their routine (mostly on their own) since I first homed them, and definitely a bit seasonally. A...
Rough patch on head
 BennyNace says...
Yes, before I got my oldest male neutered he got the crusty head too lol I just got a q-tip and dampened it with water. It came right off, he seemed to appreciate the help too!
Reposting because of glitch
 BennyNace says...
I think they would be comfortable in the bonding pouch during the day while you drive. I would maybe cut up some fruit and keep it a Tupperware dish in a cooler maybe, and give them a piece now and th...
Nail Clipping - Nothing Works!?
 Minxies says...
To try and help a little bit. When my Gliders are with me, I'll often stick my hand in the pouch with them to cuddle, but while I do so I often times will rub and play with their feet. So when they'...
General help on health and possible salt issues
 mcz says...
A bout a year ago my mom decided to get sugar gliders but she refuses to do any research before she does anything! I went on a semester abroad for college and I came back and they had a bunch of new t...
"Patents" when it comes to sugar glider stuff
 Beryun says...
I understand but I know there is ways to work around that. I'm mainly wanting to patent it as a way to leave something behind for my kids (my human ones) and they don't struggle like I have in life. ...
Sugar glider seems to hate us after 6 months !
 minime3 says...
A trick I learned with my boy, Maximus was using a straw and apple juice. I would take a sip and hold the end of the straw and let Maximus drink from the other end. This was much easier and safer for ...
 

Latest journal entries

Bought 2 sugargliders one has a hurt leg the other a short tail
 Mave060602 says...
Hi I just bought two male sugargliders, one has a hurt leg and the other looks almost like the tail was trimmed, when i asked about the tail the women i bought them from said the parent has a short ta...
Picky eater or moody baby?
 Bbsmommy says...
Im a new sugarglider owner. I've noticed B.B. refused to eat food i've baught from pet shops that are for sugargliders. She only wants 1 kind and i dont have the money for shipping and ordering it or ...
Pine litter
 Jmateo says...
Hi so I need help on bedding, I have 2 gliders a male and female and they smell but it's starting to be unbearable. The male is not neutered so I'm not sure if it's that or their pee ,is pine litter o...
New Breeding Advice
 Domii_303 says...
I have a female glider about 3 almost four months old and she is not fixed. I also have a full adult male glider who is trying to mate with her. I put her in a separate cage, because I know it's bette...
Toys
 ashlynnq says...
Does anyone know what there favorite toys are??? Sophie loves the wheel but is there anything else they like to do
Any free female joeys out there? ( Near Buckley WA )
 ashlynnq says...
I would like to have a female joey glider and would like to know if anyone wants to get rid of a joey for free. I would love to take the time to bond with another glider!
BROCKEN LEG
 ashlynnq says...
I was hold Oliver ( my Sugar glider )... I went to put him away when I saw that Sophie ( the other glider ) had a broken leg WHAT DO I DO??? she does not need to be put to sleep does she - I will be...
Feeding
 Lyn11 says...
How do you get your SG to eat anything besides corn? I guess the lady that had my SG before I adopted her only gave her mixed vessies & fruit sprinkled with HPW. But now she only eats the corn with so...
Bonding
 Lyn11 says...
I'm a new sugar glider mom. She's a 2 yr old named Sugar. We saved her from being sent to the pound. We haven't had her but a few days. She won't come to me, crabs at me & keeps hiding behind her whee...
My glider keeps getting stuck ?!
 Bossco says...
My glider gets stuck on everything and I have tried to clip his nail file them down but even then he can't take one step with out getting stuck . And I really don't want him to hurt him self ! What sh...

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