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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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Here is a picture of them from about 5 1/2 years ago. Petrie (left) and Ziggy (right).
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Latest forum posts

Constipated suggie!
 minime3 says...
Glad your suggie is doing better! Pumpkin is a great regulator! It can help diarrhea And constipation. It is also a great treat! I gave a small organic pumpkinn ( seeds removed)to my Glider, Minnie on...
Cosmo and Nova
 TJones09 says...
Oh I wish I could, but my space is strapped I'm lucky I have room for my trio and my dog. I do hope you find a good home quickly though, if I hear of anyone that I feel qualified looking I'll let you...
Where to buy cheap toys?
 TJones09 says...
I recommend browsing various vendor sites, you may find some cute hanging toys for less than $30, maybe even some $20 or possibly a little under. Of course the more elaborate, the pricier they are. ...
Glider died
 TJones09 says...
Sorry for your loss.
Pictures of Cocoa & Puff!
 chelseacreature says...
You're welcome! Thanks! I'll try that sometime.
Glider biting gently?
 MaekjusMommy says...
You know what i never thought about baby wipes possibly being harmful, ill switch to towels and warm water. I havent had a problem yet but ill do anything to prevent a problem. Thanks for letting me ...
Question from a new Sugar Glider Momma
 StaciesSugars says...
Yes...thank you both!!
My sugar glider swollen cheek I have questions
 JLR says...
I'm happy everything worked out for your little one. Just a note for anyone looking for answers on this post in the future: tooth abscesses can progress to where the bone in the jaw starts getting eat...
They didn't touch their food last night
 cocoapuff says...
I just ordered my HPW sample pack! Oh and a quick update, I didn't give them yogurt last night and they ate 90% of their food last night (they usually always leave some fruit behind). Thanks so much f...
bought lineaged male and female. can i cage together?
 astockd1 says...
Yes, you can. It's best to slowly introduce them - scent swapping, putting cages next to each other, etc. Most people recommend a 30 day quarantine with vet testing to make sure one doesn't pass any d...
 

Latest journal entries

HELP!?!?
 Sugarglider5 says...
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Hi there, I was wondering if I could get some advice. I have a sugar glider named lily that I bought (from a bad breeder) to be a partner for my other neutered sugar glider mil...
Pocket Pets false advertising.
 Brendont says...
So my girlfriend and I got our little dudes, Taz and Pippin from pocket pets about 7 or 8 weeks ago. And we are finding out more and more everyday how bad of a company Pocket pets is. We bought the fo...
Stange noises????
 dalekconnor12 says...
My sugar glider ,who is a little over a year old now, is making really strange sounds and I don't know what to do! Its like she's 'half barking' if that makes any sense. I've taken her out and tried ...
Who would of thought?
 Shell says...
I'm a grandma of 10 and did I ever imagine I could add a small little feller to my clan and be so happy. We are on day five and everything is moving so well. At first I was really nervous. For one he...
Beware of toilet
 Kwagner5505@gmail.com says...
Beware of the bathroom
My boyfriend forgot to put lid down on toilet and shut bathroom door.
My glider of 6 months was sleeping with me.
I found that he drowned in toilet.
They are curious!!

Th...
I Never Thought I Would Be A Mother...
 Billiejsgirl says...
When I was younger, I used to dream about getting older, getting married, and having a boatload of kids. Then I went to Japan for a year to teach English to children....changed my mind about having ki...
Bonding time!
 LateNightGliders says...
Currently sitting on the bathroom floor with a sweet little suggie curled up in my sweater hood asleep :) Of course the first thing I go to for entertainment is this site lol! It has so many great top...
Is it a he or she, do you kno?
 Savana says...
How do I tell if my baby is a girl or boy it doesn't let me hold it yet?? I Have pics uploaded, please help as it needs a name soon!?
Help
 Destiel says...
I recently purchased my sugar babies they are breeders which at the moment I had no idea what it meant and when they were handed to me I was told the female was pregnant ! I'm researching as much as p...
I need some help!
 Husker84 says...
Ok guys I'm a new daddy. I got my gliders from a pet store in derby ks. I wanted to get a couple of joeys but this was my only option. I've had them for about a week one female and one male. The make ...

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