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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

Gliders biting each others tails?
 ChipandDalesMom says...
I just brought Dale to the vet Tuesday because he was hissing when he pees and his genitals looked red. He has also been chewing the fur off the end of his tail and Chips (I watched him do both). Da...
Need help with introing a pair with a trio after bad first impressi
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
Gliders are pretty resilient in my experience. Cut their nails gets them mad, but as soon as it is over, they are fine. have a grabby glider in pouch that is really bad, he doesn't bite, once ...
Tail Half of Normal Length!
 Kferg says...
Good morning! I noticed nobody has been able to answer yet. I haven't had it happen to me, but I have read about gliders getting tail injuries and/or self-mutilating for a variety of reasons. It's be...
Sugar Glider Biting to get His Way!
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
As I get used to our gliders, i use a scoop method, I put my hands around them then bring my hands together under them, to scoop them up like an ice cream scooper. I feel this leaves the top area abo...
Resetting toys and food question
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
I take the night food out in the morning when they are sleeping in pouch. they don't come out for me during day. by 9am they are sleeping, very awake at 730 am for their last run around before sleep...
Can I use Apple cider instead of apple juice in the diet?
 Paani says...
quote:Originally posted by sjusovare I would advise not to, apple cider is fermented and contains alcohol and potentially yeast. Not all cider is fermented. @Glidingcameron probably refers to fresh...
Indiana rescue
 sjusovare says...
Alternatively, if you do not trust your vet with neutering, you can have the males in one cage and the females in another. It's never ideal to separate bonded pairs but in this case the benefits would...
New adoptee
 Ahunt says...
Hello! I. Have 5 gliders that I need to rehome ( mom dad and babies ) if you could help#128532;
Is he sick?
 SugarSlave566 says...
Sounds like he's "flossing"
Safe plants
 Glidingcameron says...
Hi! So, Ive been wanting to get a plant to put in my room. Because plants are neat, and also because my suggies could climb on it and stuff. So I was wondering what plants would be safe? Ive seen ...
 

Latest journal entries

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...
Cook celery or raw celery
 Melomaniac says...
I want to try giving my little babies some celery because it seems like a lot of people give them to their little suggies, but my question is do you guys give it to them raw or cook it? I have also th...

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