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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

Proper nail length
 Leela says...
It's really kind of difficult to say exactly how long they should be. I have two gliders and their nails, thickness and lengths are totally different. When you trim them you are basically only goin...
new cages
 jdching says...
Taller bottles would work. I was looking for the thread "show your cages!" To see how others placed their water bottles, but I can't find it. i don't know how to find the older posts. I love this site...
Glider Stork? Where and when did this site come about???
 LooneyTuni says...
Ah, okay. I'm in Kentucky, and I was embarrassed to think he's so close to me.
Surrogate dad with baby joey.. Odd behaviour?
 GLIDEIT says...
Background: My female glider got pregnant by an intact male belonging to a pet sitter I had left my gliders with when I went out of town. Bio dad is no longer in the picture, and mom lives with her lo...
New furry baby
 Kferg says...
Oh yeah, she's alone. 30 day quarantine.
Meet my little nugget, Mew!
 Candy says...
Dried fruits are OK for leaving in small amounts in foraging cups in case he is hungry before you serve his dinner. His meal should include fresh or frozen fruits and vegetables rather than dried bec...
Can sugar gliders see colors?
 Blue Nostalgic says...
Good one, Rusty. That is very interesting. When I was a kid and first found out that dogs saw in black and white I was stunned. I too thought something to the effect of, "how boring". But, I guess...
Do Sugar Gliders Menstruate?
 Blue Nostalgic says...
Menstruation is only present in placental animals. Gliders are marsupials, joeys are developed in the pouch instead of inside a placental sack. So, no...blood would not be associated with her being ...
Possibly abused baby - help - getting worse... :(
 AllieRyan says...
I'm pretty new to glidership, but maybe I can help a little. When she gets aggressive, how do you respond? It's important to remain calm at all time. They'll soak up your emotions. If she bites, as ...
Traveling with Sugar Gliders
 GryffindorMom says...
Thank you guys so much for your replies!!! Mine is only a 3 hour drive so it sounds like as long as I leave early enough I should be good. This makes me so less nervous. Thanks Again!!
 

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Latest journal entries

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 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...
Question about female possible gland issue
 Smallshortness says...
So I have two sugar gliders barrett and Daisy, brother and sister barrett is neutered. I'm having concerns about Daisy i got her in May from the same breeder and I can honestly say I have never seen h...
can sugar gliders have gum drops
 benderandroger says...
Is it ok to give my glider gum drops ?
Custom cage
 Trina0579 says...
Hi everyone! I'm new to the group but have been reading a lot of your posts, which have been very helpful thus far. A couple months ago I started looking for a new cage, then decided to build my own a...
fightin??? what should i do
 abby and ava says...
so ive had abby and ally they were sisters until ally died so i decided to get ava so abby had a friend they were doing fine and it seemed to be great but i stared to noticed that only at night abby w...
Diet
 Causha says...
My boyfriend and I just got two female sugar gliders in July. Sydney is the more shy one and likes to be held onto and sat with during the day. Wallaby is the more outgoing one. She will run around u...

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