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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?
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Latest forum posts

glider attacked and eye out of socket
 Leela says...
For pets sake is the best vet that I know of near you. Shirly Smith from Furever gliders ( breeder and did rescue for a number of years as well ) uses that vet and lovesss them. Im not sure if she w...
Leucistic or not?
 Adeebdee6964 says...
Thank you so much for the help! I think the female was already carrying new joeys in her pouch when I got her, so I really hope they aren't related, I'll get them lineaged asap, and I do hope I wasn't...
Younger Joey intro to pregnant mother
 Leela says...
glad I could help
Creamino X Creamino Breeding??
 JazEmber says...
Thank you so much. I can't wait to send your response to him. Lol. Maybe your "few" reasons will help him to think better. I've been through the ringer with bottle feeding anything from squirrels, h...
isolated glider tormented by family of 5 gliders (adults/intros)
 Leela says...
has the single been to a vet for a wellness exam? There could be something "off" with her making her be aggressive to the others to keep them away and them aggressive to her to keep her away. That ...
HELP!!! UNEXPERIENCED OWNER TRYING TO BREED!!!
 JazEmber says...
Believe me I've given every reason I can think of and I've considered "taking" his gliders bc I know he wouldn't press charges but someone has mentioned having their blood tested for lineage so I'm go...
Overgrooming?
 Leela says...
it's not "abnormal" for the mom AND dad to over groom a joey there are probably a few reasons this can happen. However, the eye not being open at 9 weeks oop IS abnormal which maybe why they are fo...
Snails and gliders
 Scoria says...
I would advise against it. The snails may have parasites that could harm your gliders.
Introducing a young female to a 7 month old male sugar glider
 Blissful says...
The male came from the same breeder except his parents were different sugar gliders. I'm getting a white face female and the male is a dark cinnamon color. I actually named them Cinnamon and Sugar. ...
Alone sugar gliders or no
 SillySuggies says...
may i ask where you got these gliders from?
 

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Looking to rehome a bonded pair of females
 Tinypark013 says...
I have to femal sugar gliders one is 3 years old and the other is 1 1/2. I live in souther Jersey and am looking to rehome them
Dried Mealworks
 patti47 says...
I bought some dried mealworms for my 2 gliders. Can I feed it to them that way or do I have to boil them first? I thought I read where they have to be boiled first but now I can't find where I rea...
Tea?
 Axlbabyglider says...
Hi guys can sugar gliders drink tea? I was drinking cold Rooibos (red bush) tea and my glider climbed up to my hand and started going crazy for it? Is this okay if they have a bit or not? I know this ...
Calcium powder in water?
 Axlbabyglider says...
Hi everyone,

Just a question on calcium for gliders. I'm very nervous on the whole calcium issue so I feel like I'm always worried about whether or not I have given them enough. I'm currently feedi...
Unconcerned glider
 Axlbabyglider says...
Hi guys so another question I have is on the topic of how gliders deal with the death of their cage mates. So as you would have seen from my previous post my young glider passed away this weekend fro...
Glider death
 Axlbabyglider says...
Hi guys so my beautiful little glider that i got as a joey last year passed away this weekend. Firstly i dont understand what happened because i found him lying on the bottom of the cage with his mou...
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,...

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