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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

New baby glider, help please?
 sjusovare says...
I'd let him take possession of his new cage for a few days, but don't let him fully alone, sit next to the cage and talk to him. After a few days, you can start using a bonding pouch during the day. S...
Is this flying saucer safe? / Inexpensive toy recommendations?
 ptamom says...
quote:Originally posted by ptamom [quote]Originally posted by Tiakristin3 It's great that you're aware of how important toys and activities are for your gliders, for their overall health, well being, ...
Male glider mangled female glider
 sjusovare says...
Sorry for your little girl... As to why it happened, there are many possibilities, she can have died for any reasons and he tried to make the body disappear so it wouldn't attract predators, she may ...
Oily fur?
 Leela says...
what are you using to clean it ? soaps , laundry detergent, fabric softener, essential oils, etc... have you changed your cleaning routine or brands of soaps or added anything new or different. ...
Bonding?
 SugarSweet23 says...
I have a female sugar glider who is 12 weeks old. She's a bit of a butt She has started taking treats from me through the cage bars but if I don't have a treat she'll crab at me and try and grab my ...
Died suddenly?
 SugarSweet23 says...
The vet did say he wanted to do one but couldn't get any from my suggie. Thank you both xx
bml & yogurt
 cbctc says...
Hello, I am a new sugar glider mom. I have been feeding my little guy hpw but thinking of switching him to bml is there any harm switching between the two and can I give yogurt with bml?
I just rescued 6 gliders.... And I need a LOT OF HELP (ODOR)
 mechnut450 says...
Yes neutering does help and it may takea few weeks to bring those hormones down but it makes a difference I already seen a slight decreasing my Kahless stink factor ant it only been a few days ( then ...
sick sugar glider
 TJones09 says...
I agree with Tiakristen. There really isn't anything else you can do. Your glider needs vet care asap, only one with experience of sugar glider can be of any help right now. He needs to be diagnose...
Insectivore Diet Questions
 TJones09 says...
Thanks for answering. Sugar glider's nutritional needs are not like reptiles. Even different species of reptiles have different nutritional needs. I had both a Rankins Bearded Dragon and a Leopard G...
 

Latest journal entries

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...
Sugar Glider Biting Hard - see bold print
 RYAN860 says...
Recently I adopted a female sugar glider, about 1yr of age. It was openly disclosed to me, I am the 3rd owner and she was not handled often. Like ferrets, they are often neglected, which is exactly wh...
Sugar glider hpw complete. Diet.
 Melomaniac says...
I'm trying to figure out this hpw complete. Is all you need for the diet hpw complete Glider complete pellets and the powder that makes a pudding like substance? Or do you need anything else, like ext...

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