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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

Soon to be New Suggie owners
 TJones09 says...
I've had the Madagascar cage, a great option if floor space is an issue. I currently have the Large Sturdy from Suncoast, close to the Congo sold by EN, however besides not having the shelves and lad...
Male sugar glider needs a buddy. Help.
 sjusovare says...
Sebastian : what makes your vet think she could be too old to bond with another glider? has she been a lone glider all her life? Even if there are (really few) cases of gliders who seem to fare bett...
advice on wheel for Brisbane cage?
 TJones09 says...
I have Fast Track wheels, 2 regular sized, one stand and one cage mount. I also have a travel size. The Fast Track wheel can be removed from the stand so it's easy to install the mount, then place ...
How often can my guys have eggs?
 Kaydee says...
quote:Originally posted by Candy Do you have more Wombaroo High Protein Supplement (or which ever "HPW" you use) ordered and on the way to you? Offering chicken or eggs with the fruits and vegetables...
spin off from bald spot post
 Tinkdarling13 says...
Thank you for your response, I do think it may be heat cycle related, what would you recommend? I have seen Natasha get on Anastasia back. Should I introduce more gliders if so boys or girls ?
Feeding mealworms
 Sebastian says...
Love the website! When the recipe recommends baby cereal, what is it about the cereal that we want. Protein, calcium? There were a few options at the store to pick from and that would choose the rig...
Fully bonded?
 GLIDEIT says...
I think the bond varies on personality too. All of my gliders are bonded to me, except for one boy who is taking a while to warm up. But my bond looks different with almost every one of my gliders! O...
Calcium Block For Crickets
 GLIDEIT says...
Look up info on "gut loading", that's basically what you're wanting to do. Crickets are high in phosphorus so gut loading them with calcium will help offset those ratios, which is a good thing.
Bald spot.
 Leela says...
Fur regrowth can take some time, even up to a couple months just give it some time ;) My other girl had some facial bites, that has totally healed and all the fur came back. I was surprised that it ...
Feeding mealworms
 Sebastian says...
Went to the vet today and she recommended that the mealworms get fed the night before so they are gut loaded. Our glider is a little under weight. Does anyone do this and if so what is your routine? ...
 

Latest journal entries

Treats?
 MikosMomma says...
My dwarf hamster recently passed away and I have some of her treats left. I was wondering if these would be okay to feed my suggies? I added the three pictures to this post.
Thank you in advance!! :)...
Sugar glider bonding
 Ninagvl says...
I'm 16 and I have a male sugar glider that is very young, I got a few months ago just out of pouch. I don't know if he's bonded yet. He jumps on me just fine. I watch tv with him he'll jump crunch to ...
YAYYY!!
 pikachoo and sqirrel says...
I am happy to announce I have sold some of my clothes and now I have bought some high protein instant HPW. And found out that the glider gravy the previous owners had given me I is actually HPW as wel...
Food agh
 Trobairitz says...
I've decided this journal is probably a more productive way to vent my flailing (but ultimately probably NBD) concerns, rather than constantly posting on my first thread.

Food is proving so difficu...
Nail Trimming!
 Trobairitz says...
I tried to trim Ginny's nails for the first time today, and it went remarkably well! She was asleep tucked in fleece in my sports bra.

(I've been trying to gradually bra train her by putting her po...
NEED SOME MORE HELP PLEASEEEE IM DESPERATE!!
 pikachoo and sqirrel says...
Ok so my last post I really need some answers!!! First off : how do us tell ur sugar gliders are bonded to you?#??! Second : I've had my boys for a little over 2 and a half weeks last night I decided ...
Sugar glider shaking and scared
 Yodogdrew says...
My sugar glider is shaking uncontrollably and is scared of every slight movement that I make and doesn't want to come to me, he just runs all around his cage. this is very strange because I have had h...
I need some help!!#
 pikachoo and sqirrel says...
I need some help I am a new sugar glider mommy of 2 unneutured males. I got them July 14 off bokoo after a month of researching. Their names are pikachu and squirrel... I have bonded to them but our b...
Suggie isnt active at night
 Kayla.barrett says...
My sugar glider won't play at night. Around 930 or 10 He usually wakes up and after a potty trip I take him to his room to let him run around and play, for about 10 minutes hell run around jumping on ...
new babies
 melsgliders says...
I purchased my first gliders three weeks ago. Mom, Luna, dad Luca and baby Loki.
I was told they're three years old, the male is neutered. Their fur looks healthy, no yellow tint or cracking. I am w...

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