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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

show your CAGES!!
 DobbieandDelilah says...
so this is Dobbie and Delilah's Christmas cage for this year. not.spoiled.at.all.
Does my female have a Joey in her pouch?
 LoveMySugarBabies says...
I have a fixed male with her, and they eat the modified leadbeaters diet with fresh fruits and veggies. Along with their treats
Parasite Medication
 PeanutandSid says...
Is there a list anywhere on this site of commonly used medicines for treating parasites? My vet, that is not very experienced with gliders, is prescribing ivermecdin for a round worm she saw in my new...
Pouch protective
 astockd1 says...
The only experience I have with that is when we got a new 4 month old female. She came in a pouch and that was it, and she was extremely aggressive if you touched, jossled, or reached towards her pouc...
Noise levels within the home environment?
 eclipseSA says...
My gliders have never been bothered by household noises. My TV is always on during the day. I have a few that do not like the sound of rustling paper that will come out of their pouches when I chan...
Help ! Glider keeps escaping.
 astockd1 says...
We have metal clips on all doors and have taped the litter trays in place. All of our adult gliders have escaped, 3 through feeder doors (1 pulled a cloth cover through the bars and somehow opened the...
still needing to rehome some of my gliders indianapolis
 tice84 says...
Do you have pictures of them? can you ship them?
Breeding 2 pairs of sugar gliders. Males are fighting
 Cedmeister says...
Thanks. I just didn't want to have to separate them unless I needed to. Neutering will be down the line.
When going on holiday- vet? House sitter?
 eclipseSA says...
Hi Bandpi, I was thinking of taking them with me when I go short distances but was worried as during those times I am never really in the hotel room - it is another option Will keep looking into op...
A medical discussion for new owners regarding male gliders
 Specter Curmudgeon says...
I was at Sea World once and was watching the lone orca swimming around when I excited;y call my son over saying "look she's having a baby!" The education guy looked a bit confused and came over to te...
 

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Hanging tree log nest & leaf vine + Red Flower cup pouch
 Posted by: lilianmtzc
Both new & unused Red flower pouch with removable bottom pad, tree log nest (can hang sideways or up) and matching leaf vine

Will sell all for $30, free shipping to US48.
5 Piece Cage Set
 Posted by: lilianmtzc
New, unused cage set. Fleece lined, two hammocks, a tunnel, pouch, and colony cube. Leopard print with leaves, hook rings lined with metal inlets.

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Latest journal entries

Hmmmm
 Jezerfezer says...
Well Jojo nips me every once in a while.. But you know... However he doesn't stay still while being in my hand... How did you guys get your baby to chill in your hand.?
Mmmm
 Jezerfezer says...
Anyone on here from El Paso TX.? East side :) I really want to meet people that have sugar gliders >.<
New Sugaaaah mama...
 SuzBoop says...
I crack myself up, thus the title... Anywho,
Hi!!! New sugar glider momma... Adopted my pair(Gizmo&Sugar Lips) last Tuesday. They are 3 & 2 yrs old. Got them from a private owner... She didn't...
Olive's First day at work!
 Bailierhea says...
Today Olive came to work with me and she was the sweetest little thing! Never made a sound and woke up a few times throughout the day for water/food.

Today Olive had her first piece of an appleI ...
Olive has come to her new Home! excited new momma!
 Bailierhea says...


Today I brought Olive home! She's a little apprehensive to come out of her pouch but she hasn't made any alarming sounds. Which is a good sign to me! lol

I've discovered that she loves oranges...
:(
 Jezerfezer says...
My sugar glider bit me really heard today and drew blood... I am feeling discouraged. It is a challenge for me to get him into his bonding pouch. :(
Male now biting me!
 nicolet21 says...
Help!
I have two sugar gliders both about a year old. I got the male first about two months ago and then when i noticed he seemed to be getting lonely i got a female for company. They both have been...
Fighting or bulling
 LolaAndGabby says...
I have had a year old sugie and a 2 year old sugie, i have had both for a year, they new fought until a little while after having them both for a year. Gabby, the 2 year old, crabbs at Lola, the 1 yea...
New mama
 NewSgMama says...
Hello all #9786;#65039; I got my first sugar glider tonight, and I am so in love with him already! He is 5 months old! Please any tips on bonding, diet anything...I would be greatly appreciative . A...
Introducing male gliders.
 Ajittagoon87 says...
I have two neutered males they have been together since before i got them two years ago. They are 21/2 yrs old. I recently took in a 4 month old male glider from someone who did not think they could t...

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