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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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 BYK_Chainsaw says...
If gliders arent for you then so be it, not all pets for all people. but if ONLY the nail issue stopping you then I do feel bad for you. to give up on the pets you love for that one thing kind of ...
Hardwood dowels
 JLR says...
Are there any hardwoods that are toxic for gliders? My fiance bought some hardwood dowels to make some climbing toys for our babies but it does not say what wood it is actually made of, just that it i...
Weird sleeping?
 Tveit_Momma says...
A bit late on my response, but Tveit does this as well and I hadn't heard anyone say their sugar glider did it too so I just thought he was a bit strange! haha. I will feel him twitch in his sleep, bu...
What is this sound?
 Tveit_Momma says...
Sounds like the hissing sound I hear when Tveit is grooming.
I live in Southern Michigan and looking for a store?
 Heathermharper says...
Hello! New to this page I live in Southern central Michigan and was wondering if there are any stores or local websites that sell Sugar glider supplies?
Cage liners safety
 Leela says...
I use them and haven't had any issues with them at all. In fact I absolutely love them and Jana was a pleasure to do business with. It takes me less than 5 minutes to clean 3 cage trays and saves my...
My gliders nails are sharp! & Question about bonding process
 HoneyB33 says...
Thanks for your reply! Yeah, everyone tells you to "bond" with your guys. But they fail to mention those transitional steps, and that's what is confusing to me. I've had my guys in the bonding pouch ...
In your opinion what brand of pellet food is best?
 jdching says...
Mines don't want the baking chips, but they do like the mini yogurt drops. They don't want dried fruit, or even fresh fruit, except melon. And NO marshmallows!
Advice on introductions
 Leela says...
yw I edited an added a video of the intro. This was done in a community shower we have available here where I live. I wanted it as neutral as possible, since I used our own bathroom for out of cage ...
Strange behavior
 sjusovare says...
Was there anything unusual when it happened (like a storm coming, a sudden change in barometric pressure, a new electronic equipment somewhere or anything really)? They can hear sounds that are beyon...
 

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HELP I fell inlove with two pocket pets
 Kzingaa says...
So I recently fell inlove with two pocket pets, who have now come to be known as cricket and bug. I adore them. Buying into the pocket pet hype and buying them everything I thought they could want or ...
Self mutilating glider please help if possible.
 tcpitzer says...
I have had two twin girls for 9 years. A couple months back one of my girls passed. The other one went through a lot of stress due to her sister passing. She lost weight, wouldn't eat much even treats...
Breeding Problems
 Wretches says...
Okay SO,

I have two gliders, Ash and Caviera. Ash is the boy, and Caviera is the gal. We bought them as a breeding pair, about a month ago in a half. They have had 2 successful pregnancies prior, a...
Looking to adopt 2 sugar gliders
 Randomirishguy says...
So I've been thinking about adopting some for awhile now probably 3 or 4 years now but I'm just now to a point I feel like I can give them the time they deserve but I've just moved recently to move in...
Female pouch infected
 Kristi says...
So been watching n she hasn't put her pouch back n on her own at first it looked just like wrinkled up skin now several days later looks like balloon no more wrinkles so been researching what it could...
Can I feed my glider dried cranberrys and quick minute oats ?
 Bossco says...
My glider loves oats and dried cranberrys but I'm not sure if they are good for him he is a baby and he hates pretty much everything and the thing he does like he gets sick of eating them any ideas ?
Help! My glider has food in his fur and I can't get it out !!
 Bossco says...
My glider has some food in his fur and I have tried almost everything and nothing is working , I gave him a bath , tried to brush it out and I'm scared to cut it out because it's behind his ear . It d...
Bonding
 Kaylee132465 says...
So i have 6 sugar glider (3 girls 3 boys) One of my females that i have just got a few months ago I've been trying my hardest to bond with her but its hard to squeeze in an 1 or 1 1/2 to hold them wit...
Bonding
 Kaylee132465 says...
So i have 6 sugar glider (3 girls 3 boys) One of my females that i have just got a few months ago I've been trying my hardest to bond with her but its hard to squeeze in an 1 or 1 1/2 to hold them wit...
Glider licking butt
 ashlynnq says...
My glider has been licking her butt, lying on her back, and lying on her belly. Does this mean she is sick? can I give her anything?

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