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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

Accidental unwanted joeys? what do i do
 Airun says...
Hey so Im worried i may accidentally get joeys? Anyone have any ideas of what to do if my female one gets pregnant? I know that Im already planing on getting the male neutred but im afaird it may be ...
single mommy???
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
quote:Originally posted by SugarLyn Is it really " introducing " when he was her mate. They havent seen each other in about a month.... Byt the male i can get IS the babies biological dad IF they ca...
New glider mama
 jdching says...
Mina, you can feed them a bit of unsalted hen, yogurt (no artificial sweetener,) egg cooked with no salt or oil or chicken baby food until you decide on a staple diet. Also a variety of fruits and veg...
Cage sets
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
quote:Originally posted by Mina Adel can i use a rotating wheel?? the one used for hamesters. safe glider running wheels have NO center post, and best to have open running track so their poo and ...
heat cycles???
 Mina Adel says...
is that a sign for marrage appears only in adult females ???
Question about female being in heat.
 Mina Adel says...
plz .. How can i know if my small sugar glider become adult and go in heat cycle ?? and How many times she goes in heat cycle ? i am raising her with a male ..
What is a good diet?
 ginghisgliderkahn says...
www.thepetglider.com/gliders-for-sale/product/17-tpg-complete-multi-vitamins-with-calcium-180.html
here are the vitamins that go with the fresh diet
Kefir
 jdching says...
Yes, I give my babies kefir on occasion, and they love it. Just make sure there are no artificial sweeteners in it.
Sugar Gliders Eating Very Little
 jdching says...
At that age they won't have an adult appetite yet. I'm sure before long they will learn to eat more. Often my gliders come out after dark for a quick bite and then go back in the pouch. They don't r...
Solo glider and new (human) baby: not sure what to do.
 Kferg says...
Hello! I'm sorry you haven't gotten many answers. It's such a personal decision, I know I'm not comfortable advising you on it. Whatever you decide, it's clear you want the best for both of your babi...
 

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Sugar Glider needs home near chicago!!!
 Bianca says...
I have a female sugar glider who is about 4 years old who needs a home! She is so sweet and fun but she needs a home with other gliders. I can't give her the attention she needs now that I am off at s...
They were acting normal!
 KitandKat says...
I recently adopted two male sugar gliders from a lady two towns away. I have had them for a little less than a week. Every morning I replace the shirt in their cage with the one I wore that night. The...
stress? cannobilsm
 Glidergirl52 says...
hi. I have a sugar glider named dixie and about 4 days ago two joeys came out of pouch and she cannobolized them. I took out the old bags and put in new ones but this morning i realized that one of he...
What does this sound mean? (ChirpHisssssss)
 Kingofoofies says...
hey guys! Winston makes This
noise when he is in his pouch and awake. If i reach my hand in the pouch, tickle him a bunch, and then pull my hand out, he pops his head out and makes this noise ever...
exotic nutrition instant HPW
 suggielover1212 says...
So.. I use exotic nutrition HPW calcium powder (instant HPW) for my suggies.. this person told me the calcium powder can cause cancer and other sicknesses in suggies.. i tried searching everywhere and...
New Gliders!
 oliviabrooke says...
i am a new glider owner! I friend gave me a glider that is four years old due to her not having the time to spend with her! I work from home and I have always wanted one so I have done a good bit of r...
Anyone in the Tacoma Washington area willing to watch my gliders?
 chardeemacdennis says...
Hi - I'm new to this forum but have 3 sugar gliders. I've had them since Feb of this year and need to find someone locally who could watch them for a week in October. I've taken them to a vet to be ...
Help! They are fighting!
 Ritaann1027 says...
Please help!

I just bought two female sugar gliders that are approximately 6 mths old. In the original owners home, they were severally neglected. They were hardly ever handled and their cage was e...
Hi!!! I'm soon to be a sugar glider owner, Need help on what to get.
 SugarGlider1129 says...
Hi!!! Um I've been doing a ton of research on sugar gliders and I want a pair, maybe three, I also know that pocketpets is a bad website, I know my grandmas neighbor and i visited her and she has a to...
New to Site and to being a Sugar Glider Mom
 CuteNFluffy says...
Hey there! My name is Carrie, I have looked into getting a Sugar Glider for a few years now and finally got the opportunity to become a Sugar Glider Mom, I more or less rescued my little girl, she had...

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