Where to start?

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.
Ad by Google

Recent Photos

by Sambogakaya
more...
by RustyFarace
more...
by Lindzy316
more...
This is Chip my crazy energetic lovable one!
by Frenchymomma
more...
by SuggiesMom
more...
by JoeDirty1984
more...

Latest forum posts

BML vs TPG???
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
I tried the TPG diet but ended up going OHPW. I really didn't like the tpg diet to much. We didn't like the use of a food processor. the OHPW is also less complex, wombaroo, eggs, honey and bee po...
Chewing?
 kazko says...
Since their teeth do not grow, chewing is not a normal behavior. I would introduce them sooner.
Sugar Gliders bonded?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
quote:Originally posted by SueAnn Galante the tent is set up in my house NOT OUTSIDE I WOULD NEVER TAKE A GLIDER OUTSIDE*** ok, that is good. you posted "should I try taking them out of tent?" ...
Female on female attack - previously living happily together
 sjusovare says...
Unfortunately, sometimes there is no particular reasons that we can think of, exactly like with humans, behavior and social interractions are not always rational. If both the gliders are healthy and t...
Meal worms
 Leela says...
http://www.rainbowmealworms.net/shop-giants/
I prefer getting them online from rainbow ^^ The reasons I prefer rainbow are, I know they are raised in safe bedding and they are affordable and inten...
How old should my babies be before putting with my older girls?
 sjusovare says...
Actually, it's not so much the age which is important than the size/weight. It is better to wait that they all have roughly similar size/weight to do intros. I've never observed silent balling up, bu...
i have 2 sugar gliders one very outgoing and the other very skittis
 Frenchymomma says...
Thank you for your input! Dale is finally starting to come out of the cage I havent heard much hissing. They just finally got comfortable enough to start barking or talking it seems to me. It has beco...
I need help!
 Sambogakaya says...
Thank you so much for the advice and for taking the time to respond. I realize I accidentally put this post in the wrong area and couldnt figure out how to move it... I'm also planning on just waitin...
older gliders
 sjusovare says...
Thanks for this picture, I totally forgot I could build the frame in PVC tube, I was searching how to fix the damn netting to teh ceiling
Why is only one sugar glider biting me?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
are they babies or adult rescues? If adult, this seems like a learned behavior and you will need to do some work to get her to unlearn it. If a baby, I think its more of a new and strange...
 

Latest classifieds listings

Latest journal entries

Rehoming a pair
 Gayle says...
Im in tampa fl. I just dont have the time i used to. Looking to rehome a bonded pair.
Please help
 gogogo202 says...
Hello! Im a mother of 2 sugar gliders, and once in awhile they will have babies so I know the first batch of joeys usually pass away, but I have had 4 batchs of joeys and only the 2nd one survived. S...
Sugar Glider Attacked Me!
 ten4city says...

Hey everyone!

I just want to start out by giving some minor details about this incident. So I have been with my girlfriend for 3 years now, and I am over at her place 3-4 days out of the week. Ev...
Bonding Help, please!!!
 LilBitBabies313 says...
Hello everyone! I am new to this site so I am hoping some of you can really help me out. I have owned gliders in the past but honestly never knew what I was doing. Years later and a ton more research,...
HELPP!!
 MaddieK says...
So yesterday I noticed one of my sugar gliders making a crying noise. She has two joeys with the father so there are 4 gliders in a huge cage. There are so many things to do in there to keep them occu...
Sugar glider noises/ Helpppp
 __alexx08 says...
Okay so I researched about sugar gliders 2 years ago but I was 17 so I stopped at some point hoping for when I leave my house. I'm now living alone in a building apartment and I'm going to a universit...
My happiness
 Emily Holcombe says...


Can my sugar glider impregnate threw the cage
 Tonya ray says...
Hi I have had my brother and sister for almost 2 weeks, they were kept in a room with dogs, they r just now coming around a little better I can pick them up but they wont let me hold them long, they ...
Currently being stalked
 Emily Holcombe says...
Bubbie is loose and playing around the living room. Now he's stalking me. I'm either going to get face kisses or I'm going to be groomed. He takes my hair down before grooming me. This happens after h...
Mommies day off
 Emily Holcombe says...
So today was one of my day's off. Bubbie of course has to be in my pocket. We cleaned the house first. Then went and done laundry. After laundry, we went and hung out at another bar that I do not work...

Gliderpedia Changes

 new Question/What kind of eucalyptus can my sugar glider eatMar 20
updatedSafe PlantsMar 16
updatedVendorsMar 11
updatedLawsOct 31
updatedRWDFeb 15
updatedPlayDec 19
 Found this on ebay
 

Poll

What is the best thing about sugar gliders?




















Vote | View Results
Cages  Cage Sets  Hammocks  Toys  Mealworms  Dubia Feeder  Art  Playpen  Genji Tent  Plushie  Wodent Wheel  Raptor  Books  Jewelry  Bird Toys