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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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Sad
 littlez4k says...
This is like her 4th litter so it wasn't her first ones. After further investigation I still have 2 babies in the cage. She must of had triplets and one was just mal nourished or something. Because I ...
Severe taming issue.
 Leela says...
careful with triple layer that's a bit excessive , gliders can and do over heat and die in pouches, factor in your body heat and how many glider are in the pouch and what material all the layers are....
Help! Recolonizing my amputatee they are attacking her 😿
 Tiakristin3 says...
I can understand your concern and sadness about this. I find it heartbreaking as well. I'm guessing your males sense something different about her and maybe they're scared. They're probably all str...
Female sugar glider going whiter on head
 Leela says...
sounds like Hope is a min mo, a minimal marked mosaic ( the white feet are markers on mo's also if she has even ONE white whisker on her face ) Mos's can lighten as they get older it's called powd...
Over grooming
 lilsistar says...
Thank you. Its good to know that it may just be a little habit. Hopefully it goes away when he gets a cage mate and use to the new house. My house has lots of stuff going on so that may have been the...
Please help!! My sugar glider is sick!
 Leela says...
so glad he's doing better you'll want to watch him abscesses can come back. If it's a reoccurring problem he'll need xrays n probably a tooth extraction
My baby doesn't seem to like her food
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
quote:Originally posted by DelightfullyMad She is the only one and super active at night we have had her a little over a year and she doesn't get any treats since she stopped eating her staple and she...
Good breeders?
 Tiakristin3 says...
I understand that The Pet Glider ships worldwide. I'm not sure of the details or cost but it's worth looking into. Also, there may be a quarantine required so that's something to consider. www.th...
Breeders Franklin and Wilma Stary?
 kazko says...
Most likely they are a large feeder farm for the sales outfits such as Pocket Pets.
Soon to be new Sugar Glider owner and looking for advice/tips
 MumbleEOD says...
Update-We picked up our new Sugar Glider today. Rajah is now home with us and is getting settled into her new cage. Thank you everyone for the advice. We look forward to learn more about Sugar Gliders...
 

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Age
 Surgargliders1234 says...
How old is a surgar glider in its tween stage?
Trouble with sugar glider bonding!!!
 My_besties_are_wild says...
I have had one female and one male for more than one year now and I still can't seem to bond with the female. The male was nice from the first day and is now bonded. The only trouble I have with him i...
How to bond a 3weeks old baby female sugar glider with one year older ...
 villykase says...
Hello,I am having a wonderful experience with 1 year old female sugar glider.She sleeps with me every night in my chest under my pyjama.When we go out she runs after me if I let her down on the floor....
Free sugar glider foraging toys
 SugarGliderLover85 says...
So ya if you have any sugar glider foraging toys you have made & feel like helping a suggie mama out (for free by sending them to me)....please PM me. Thanks.
Ready for mating?
 ashlynnq says...
My girl is just about ready for mating and I was wondering if there is anyone who has a male... want a male ready for when I am!!

Will pay $$ or give One Joey
Suagr glider ball
 ashlynnq says...
Is there any type of ball sg can run around in??
Dead male sugar gliders
 Country_Gal says...
I came home to all of my male gliders dead. The female seems to be fine, the female that came from my original pair is fine because she was no one near anyone one else. I feed them what they are suppo...
Should I be concerned
 Sherrygail says...
I have had my gliders for less than a week. At first they ate all the fruits, veggies and meat that I put in their cage. I was cooking chicken or beef for their protein basically because I am still le...
Biting sugar gliders
 Mave060602 says...
Hi i bought 2 male sugar gliders not to long ago and could never really get them to bond with me, they bite a lot and im not sure what to do, any tips
Two 1 yr old male brothers. Any advice one one being very aggressive
 Sherrygail says...
I recently bought my first two sugar gliders. I was told they were brothers from different liters. I have been reading and searching all the info I can find. Needless to say there are a lot of conflic...

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