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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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Next steps for bonding?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
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Does anyone have this cage?
 Jesselou802 says...
I have this cage! Its perfectly safe so far. . . Just make sure to get cage hooks for the doors. My gliders jump around and climb in it all night . Also I would say that the cage came in good conditi...
New suggies. New parent concerns with health.
 Jesselou802 says...
I got two new suggies from the pet glider on the 15th of February. Theyre super sweet and eating all of their food. Even playing very loudly at night. But I have noticed my male Roscoe hisses/sneezes...
Can I use rice vinegar to clean a cage?
 Riconlilomommy says...
As long as it is food grade vinegar, it should be fine. I usually just use the white vinegar in my cage.
Sugar glider science fair project ideas?
 Riconlilomommy says...
My son is in first grade and wants to do his science fair project on my male/female glider pair. I want to hear the community's ideas. Some of mine are, How do They Glide? The Anatomy of a Sugar Glide...
veterinarians that specialize in suggies in tampa-
 Riconlilomommy says...
How long have you had them and is the male neutered?
Quiet glider suddenly crabbing while eating
 Riconlilomommy says...
Have you ever noticed your other glider taking her food from her or just being aggressive over sharing the food? You might also want to try checking her teeth or mouth. If she seems uncomfortable that...
Trouble bonding gliders
 eevee081717 says...
Watch for the signs of distress like sleeping more then they should, not eating, over grooming etc etc. If the glider gets self destructive or lethargic then it's not doing well alone
Critter Love Complete?
 ptamom says...
I am currently using the Critter Love Complete and my ladies seem to be thriving. It is my understanding that the owner of Critter Love has quite a bit of knowledge about sugar gliders. I have 3 lad...
Cinnamon glider or discoloration
 soulmistin says...
Hello! So I recently just got two gliders from a seller I trust who got them from a breeder that I dont know (not the smartest thing ever I know, the boys were a surprise gift I didnt know I was get...
 

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New joey
 Lfreri says...
My sugar glider daisy died from cancer a few weeks ago#128542; and I have another sugar glider Winston that needs a friend and you can tell he Lonly and misses his sister. My husband bought me a joey ...
Help PLEAAASSEEEE
 Vanitytheglider says...
Ok so I have a store online hintofessentials.com and I need to make some more money so I can give my gliders the best life possible, I would REALLY appreciate you all going on my shop and buying a th...
Help!
 Vanitytheglider says...
It is almost my birthday and I've been doing research for a VERY long time to get a glider, almost a year now! I have knowledge of both the pros and cons of this pet. I really, really, want one. I am ...
My sugar glider is acting different
 Peyton.13 says...
Ive had my sugar glider Aspyn for 6 months now. I was at a friends last night and when I came home today I feel like she was acting different (she was fed last night). It might just be me but I feel ...
Something is wrong and i cant afford to take her to the vet again this...
 Lazyowl99 says...
I took iris to the vet monday and everything was great! The vet had no worries stool looked great and they said we are doing amazing by the way she was reacting to being handled.her sister is doing we...
Hair pulling above eyes
 GlitterAndGoats says...
I have had our female glider for about 3 yrs now. She lives alone and just recently I noticed she was getting bald spots above her eyes. She seems healthy & I dont know what else to do for her. Im g...
3 Months
 Scoria says...
So I've had my gliders for close to 3 months now. I think we've settled in together nicely. I realize now how lucky I am to have such nice gliders. They both love me in their own way and I think I'm b...
Help with agression
 TonyaN says...
I have three Sugar gliders, Chewy, Poe, and Rey. We have had Chewy and Poe for over 2 years and Rey for about 1 1/2 yrs. All three are neutered males. We had thought Rey was a girl but it was confirme...
HELP!!!my sugar glider has always been like this and i am afraid somet...
 Nalaboop says...
so i have a male sugar glider almost one year old. I got him when he was about three weeks old ,you might think it is too soon to seperate him from his mother but based on past experience with my firs...
STRANGE BEHAVIOUR LIKE OBSESSED FROM A GHOST OR MAY BE A PERIOD ???
 villykase says...
Hello,I am having a wonderful experience with 1 year old female sugar glider.She sleeps with me every night in my chest under my pyjama.When we go out she runs after me if I let her down on the floor....

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