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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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Teenage nippiness or something more?
 Tiakristin3 says...
Wonderful advice above! I think gloves are a great idea, as well as keeping your hands out of their cage as much as possible. Let them come to you. I remember when I put my hand inside the cage and...
New sugar glider owner!
 Billingsca91 says...
Hello all, I have gotten 2 new sugar gliders about 2 days ago, They're sisters. I've researched and read all about sugar gliders but I still have a few questions. Honestly, I want to know if I'm doin...
Sugar Gliders in PA
 Leela says...
yes they are illegal in Pa
Jungle Jelly
 TJones09 says...
I never tried the Jungle Jelly, but I think I tried one of their other products as a treat, and my gliders didn't care for it too much. They also didn't care for the acacia gum stuff either.
Protein and food?
 Meghan says...
We blend our proteins into the veggie/fruit/protein blend that we make. We use grilled chicken breast, ground turkey, and eggs. All protein is precooked and then added. We try to have a protein cont...
Sugar Glider not eating a lot?
 jdching says...
Some nights mine don't eat much. I think it could be weather related, moon phases or females in heat. I wouldn't worry unless it lasts more than a couple of days.
Foot stomping?
 minime3 says...
No I was watching her in the mirror, it was clearly a foot stomp.
Calcium
 Leela says...
The calcium you use depends on what diet your feeding. If your feeding a balanced diet no extra calcium is needed. Bml, hpw, even tpg already have calcium in them, giving more will make the diet unb...
Where'd her joey go?
 Samanthanicole says...
Sadly I'm doubting that is the case with my little joey, just because her lump was SO BIG. It was like the size of a large grape, I don't know that she'd have room to hide it. It was probably at the s...
How much did tent time help with bonding?
 hayhay97 says...
Thanks guys! I'm going to start tent time when I get a new tent, I've been eyeballing the Gengi. I'm excited:) I hope they will trust me more and want to come to me once I incorporate tent time!
 

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A few questions
 Ezio says...
Hello everyone! I'm new here, and I apologize if I'm posting in the wrong place or if this is to long. Okay, so currently I don't have any sugar gliders, I have a 4 year old Syrian Hamster who is 2 ye...
My birthday
 Shell says...
So as I've posted before I adopted a yr old little boy :) when I got him he had been living in a pouch (only) so we bought a cage and I made many many toys and a tent. I stress everyday for us to bon...
Bonding?
 Alexis98adams says...
Hey everyone!
I'm a relatively new mama, I got my first sugar glider back in July when she was about 8 months old. I try and spend as much time with her but I'm not sure how to bond with her. She d...
Biting?
 Cowboysangels19 says...
So I had purchased 2 sugar gliders, a male and a female, from a Breeder on December 19th. The Breeder said they were 2 months out of pouch, however my sister had bought a little boy from a different B...
Bonding pouch???
 Dasiy-Cozy-And-Rosie says...
I know to bond with the sugar bears you do have to play with them but when you put them in the bonding pouch do you have to put your hand in with them or not?? i was really confused about that.

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Daisy Needs Her Nails done
 Dasiy-Cozy-And-Rosie says...
So Daisy has really long nails and gets caught on everything and we need a simple way to trim her nails. She doesn't go on her wheel because before we got her, the owner told us she had gotten her tai...
Im not sure what to do?
 Dasiy-Cozy-And-Rosie says...
I have quite a few Australian finches (the gliders eat finches) and i have seen a website that say if you play with cat toys they will want to eat the birds more. sooo does any one know if it true or ...
funny pic
 Dasiy-Cozy-And-Rosie says...

Im not sure what to do
 Dasiy-Cozy-And-Rosie says...
So today i was reading some journals and Brendont says pocket pets is unreliable and basically sucks but getting to the point i use pocket pets for all my info and ideas. so i dont know if i should g...
Any trust worthy breeders
 Iceblue says...
I'm having trouble finding a trust worthy breeders Near Georgia.

Requirements-
Needs a valid usda documentation (required by state)
We can travel to the surrounding states of Georgia
Not a mill...

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