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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

HPW vs Critter Love
 3gliders says...
High protein Wombaroo and critter love plus are similar? The price of HPW seems about $10 cheaper. Is this correct?
BML / HPW
 BatGirl says...
Had it ALL wrong... need 1 1/2 tbsp of HPW "mix" (powder+water ~ 'sauce'), NOT 3+ tbsp of mix (ie not 1 1/2 tbsp HPW powder + 3 tbsp water...) ~ no wonder there was so much left over. Seems they are e...
HELP: temporary diet plans?
 angeleyes says...
@BYK_Chainsaw thank you for the advice, i am planning to get them on a staple diet once the powder arrives, but for now i am kind of 'winging it' while we wait for the package to arrive. i have look...
Glider sitter needed!
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
some places, vet offices, have kennels for dogs. we used them once while we went on a trip. give a few of them a call? see if they take gliders.
Introducing a new sugar glider!
 MaisiAndMochasDad says...
quote:Originally posted by BYK_Chainsaw not trying to be mean or anything, but according to the instructions I have read that is not the correct way to do it. 1. you do scent training and keep ...
Tail broken?
 MaisiAndMochasDad says...
My new suggie Mocha has a bend in her tail. She lets me touch it and it doesnt seem to be causing her pain, so is it broken or just a deformation?
When am I ready to put my gliders in the same cage?
 MaisiAndMochasDad says...
As I have said in my last post, my gliders are interacting well until Mocha tries to go in my hoodie and Maisi hisses at her. My question now is when is it safe to put them in the same cage?
Advice on adopting another glider?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
after our first two gliders we have picked up all the rest as rehomes/unwanted off craigslist and other websites for low or no cost. We found most sales are just people not wanting them anymore n...
Sugar glider might of eaten cotton
 777333bw says...
I placed a emptied out baby toy into their cage but there was apparently still some cotton left inside of it. it doesnt look like a cotton ball type of cotton. I dont know what kind of cotton it is...
Missing Hair on Tip of Tail
 lilsistar says...
I was trimming nails today and as always I check their bodies for injuries or anything abnormal. Sadly, today I found something. My four year old male, Finn, is missing hair on the tip of his tail. I...
 

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She passed
 Rin Prime says...
My glider passed away at 2am. I held her as she died against me. Should i still take her to the cet to have them see why she died?
Sugar Gliders For sale
 mcdonavan says...
Beautiful Twin Female and Male (intact) Leucistic Joeys available.
They are 100% het Cremeino. They come with a full pedigree.
. They are ready to leave now (at 12 weeks old)
They are fed on SGS2 ...
Help!! My younger sugar glider is aggressive and I don't know what to ...
 Aris Newbie says...
Hey, I'm brand new to this site and I REALLY need advice! I'm 14 and new to owning sugar gliders (I have two) and I'm sure I'm doing most things right, except that I can't figure out why my youngest s...
male glider help
 kelleyburton says...
I Have a male glider he is about 12 to 13 years old. he has almost completely lost his hair except on his head. he has no mites no infections. does anyone have any helpful advice. I am so worried ab...
Wodent wheel tragedy
 Kimdunn1969@yahoo.com says...
Do you have a Woden wheel ? We just lost one of our girls that we have had for 5 years she must have been trapped by it as we found her trapped - our other glider is fine but that have been together f...
Dry skin
 Axlbabyglider says...
Hi guys,

I just wanted to find out if anyone has any advice on dry skin.

My boy Axl who is currently injured and doesnt have full use of his back legs (dont worry have been to the vet and we are...
How big should a cage be for 6 gliders?
 Jazz4395 says...
My dad is going to build a sugar glider cage and I was wondering how big it should be? I have limited space and Im going to make it higher instead of wider. The gliders dont fight and the males are ...
Vet Care Help.
 Sleepybear says...
So recently we rescued a glider, we did have to pay for her but it was worth it as the previous owner would not reduce price for vet care after stating that the glider was injured. When the previous o...
Is this normal
 Oliveandquinoa says...
I have had my neutered male and female for almost 6 months now and Ive noticed that the male is sometimes rough with my female. I have also noticed a hissing with what sounds like a reverse sneezing...

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