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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

My Eitri is overgrooming... please help!
 Avia says...
For about a month and a half, I had to work from home during COVID (office was shut down, we are all healthy). During that time, my little guy got used to having me home. In fact, I had to quit workin...
My suggies prefer sleeping on a cold floor...
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
I would suggest getting a container, lining it with anti pill fleece and putting fleece pieces inside it. I put mine in a large container but you could leave it at bottom of cage, like a nest for th...
Is Farm Fresh Fixings treats safe to feed my gliders
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
if its human food, many times these have added salt or sugar, NOT GOOD. petstore dried papaya for birds keytee brand, NOTHING added. dried mealworms petstore or walmart bird section kaytee brand...
BML Diet Thoughts?
 kelsiigrrl says...
Hi everyone! So let me just start out with saying that Ive had my two babies (Honey & Sweetie) for a couple months now. Theyre 4 years old and was given to me from someone who was interested in a di...
Fur changes?
 SillySuggies says...
I just took them to the vet and they said they were fine
I think my glider has some joeys! Any help please!
 Nukipea says...
Hi, I havent had any replies here, but Ive been doing a lot of reading online and found a couple helpful websites on my own. My approach was leave the girls together and hope for the best. Last...
Help With Female Sugar Glider
 Gabe W says...
Thank you so much you guys! Ill definitely take all of these into deep consideration and follow the steps you guys have suggested! Thank you again for the information and helping me go down the right...
Travelling/Pet-Sitting
 GandKaidos says...
Hello madam! If there is a way you can travel with your gliders, that is usually a good idea. I've done both and can promise they will be at LEAST mildly stressed out either way. However, make sur...
Joeys
 Kferg says...
Thank you! I'm trying to adopt two unrelated females from a breeder. I asked her to put them together before I get them to be sure they get along, and she said she would try so I was just wondering ho...
Strange behaviour
 Reika says...
Help pls my sugar glider is about 3 months old and he is usually very active likes to run around and jump but just now which was around 10 pm when i woke him up from his sleep and i let him roam aroun...
 

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Glider Stats
 BatGirl says...
Glider Stats

MOM/Piper = 160 grams
DAUGHTER/Starling = 155 grams
DAD/Aerrow = 165 grams

Weight Notes: looks can indeed really be deceiving!
Now, Dad 'looks' smaller and lighter than the two...
Sugar glider diarrhea HELP!!
 JavaandBeanmom says...
My sugar glider (2 years old) has just developed diarrhea. Hes not lethargic and is still quite active and playful and acting normal from what I can tell. I havent switched his diet, and his brother...
Swolen eye
 nyxi093 says...
Hi all,
Have a quick question. About a week ago we got a new sugar glider (Artemis) and shes a complete sweet heart and in good health however after coming back from work today 1pm I noticed my other...
Sudden death
 Isaac 1 says...
My girlfriends sugar glider in Thailand was 12 weeks old and died suddenly after she owned it for 2weeks the breeder feed it cats milk before she got possession of it she feed it watermelon for 2 week...
Moth Attack!
 BatGirl says...
The hapless moth fluttered into the Sugar Glider cage and immediately got the attention of one of the Sugar Gliders. The Sugar Glider seemed to be triangulating on the moth with its ears as they flick...
Want to adopt rehomed sugar gliders in Florida
 Alpaca says...
We live here in Florida and would love to know more details, as we are very interested in adopting all your sweet babies. I can best be reached at Stephaniespangler@hotmail.com or 407-920-2250.
Bald spot near the tail
 ampii says...
Hi! I've been worrying over the bald spot near the tail of my 8 months old sugar glider. He's been neutered already and I can't tell if it's due to illness or stress huhu Should I take him to the vet?
Rehoming
 Glidersab97 says...
Need to rehome 2 females 3 males. Never been together. Dont want them bred. Dont have a cage. Located in Tallahassee Florida willing to drive!!!
Young sisters looking for a new home!
 mikalia603 says...
Hey everyone,

I need to rehome my girls to a loving and knowledgable home because I am leaving for my college apartment. They come with their cage, food, and all accessories in the cage. They are ...
ISO Home/Rescue
 MAPERK3550 says...
We have had two sugar gliders for 7-10 years now, and one of the was killed by our cat this morning. The male has never been alone & we are looking for someone with another sugar glider to take him in...

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