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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

Is it weird that... New MOM need advice/help
 SuggieMom17 says...
I just got woken up by their cuteness! Tonite I went in to check on them...they are curious but crabby... one of them is definately nore crabby than the other... The pouch they both are using for thei...
How to go about rehoming him? Is it too late...?
 TJones09 says...
Not much I can add, I myself cannot help, but agree with checking out Glider Guardians. The bald patch on his head could be due to that he was not neutered. I have heard that PP neuters all their ma...
Steam Cleaning vs Scrubbing
 TJones09 says...
If you have a hand-held steam cleaner, you can still use it. It will help to sanitize the cage even better than V/W solution. You still just need to wipe it down to remove the grime. Give it a try a...
Help, my glider is hurting herself?
 Yukistar says...



hi sorry for late reply. Just finished trimming her nails earlier today . Shes very sweet friendly but still very pouch protective. Her left side healed cpmpletely and fur starting ...
Is my male afraid of my other male?
 Marycats says...
I bought 2 male sugar gliders from a very reputable breeder about 2 weeks ago, a standard grey who they neutered for me and a leucistic who isn't neutered who is a couple months older than the other. ...
New Glider Parents with Questions
 Leela says...
Blended as in put in the blender until its a slushy or puree we don't suggest because it forces them to eat insoluble fiber that they normally spit out and don't eat if the fruit or veg is just diced ...
I started the bml diet, and now my sugar glider is changing color?
 Glidingcameron says...
Hi! So, a few weeks ago, when I got my new sugar glider, Rocky, I started feeding my sugar gliders the Bml diet, and so far its been great, they seem to really like it and they eat it great. but... m...
Sick baby, help
 TJones09 says...
I hope there is an improvement I your little glider. I do recommend a second opinion, I wasn't aware that sugar gliders got the flu.
Can I use a comfort wheel? ( temporarily)
 TJones09 says...
I'm not sure, I tried to look it up to see what it looked like. It appears to have an axel, those are not safe for suggies. For temporary, inexpensive safe wheel, these would be the next best opti...
Flu!! Coughing and sneezing
 Gami77 says...
Oh thats why I couldn't find anything related to the flu, yet the sound still unusual for me to recognize what kind of noise is this, they do make sneezing sound when grooming but something odd with t...
 

Latest journal entries

Cleaning
 Dominic Loo says...
Hi, may i know how to make my gliders body keep white ? Cause they always dirty themself everytime in the cage. May i know how ? Their body is abit brown now.
Mean neutered male
 TrinityStark says...
I have a neutered leucistic male and i bought him 8 months old from a reputable breeder and i had him alome with me for about 6 months he seemed perfectly happy and then i bought a 2 month old female ...
My glider is walking funny and not jumping around
 Bossco says...
Hi , my glider bossco is almost a year when idiots got him he was very heathy and active then he started walking weird his legs go out straight to the side his stomach drags on the ground I know he ca...
Bonded gliders aggressive to cagemate
 Kaitlyn6 says...
I bought a trio of sugar gliders maybe 4 months ago. 2 females and 1 unaltered male. They were fine for a while but then the male and one of the females started being aggressive towards the other fema...
Gliders not eating
 Christine7171 says...
Hello everyone. I have 2 gliders, a make and female. I feed them HPW, pellets, fresh fruits and veggies. They are not touching the pellets at all and eating very little HPW, if any at all. It doesn't ...
Male Glider Mounting other Male Glider
 VTglidergal88 says...
My boyfriend and I have two male sugar gliders Creature and Casper. About a month or two Casper mounted Creature and injured him. Since then we have been keeping them in separate cages letting them ha...
New Owner!
 jackatha says...
I just recently adopted a single sugar glider (who previously had a cage mate, that ended up getting lost outside). He seems to be getting used to my boyfriend and I but I would love to hear any tips/...
Help now
 Gliderlover69 says...
Help guys, I've recently bought my 4th of these after my 3rd died after just 2 months... (been only 2 days with my new baby) and named it Gus (it's a dude) so I've been finding lots of cool stuff to d...
Skunky Suggie
 amandalynn202 says...
I'm just wondering if anyone else has had this problem. One of my boys lately has been giving off a skunk smell. Not all the time just occasionally. I was having bonding time in my bathroom and he was...
Need Help
 jasmine82m says...
Hello,

I have 2 sugar gliders one female and one male ( neutered) they are about 1 year and 2 months. Had them since they were 8 weeks old. August 22 this past Tuesday I bought a 3 1/2 month old f...

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