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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

Eating poop?
 SillySuggies says...
So my glider, spam has been eating poop around the cage. Idk if it is her poop or the others though. ive read online about it being a nutritional thing but im confused because i feed them bml and she...
What should i do with my gliders?
 Tammia says...
Hello all We made an appointment with thevetand will be visitng her on 14th July. I will take note about the shaving issue. Im sorry but i have another question which is about seprating them. Since...
Live meal worms and multiple complete diets
 WhiskersNC says...
Thank you @kazko. It is nice to find an online community that is helpful as opposed to hateful (I recently stopped using certain big social media platforms because it seems like so many users send mak...
Raw bald spot on male glider
 JHoldsworth says...
We went to the vet and luckily no infection. Got some ointment that he hates having put on. We also got his bonded cage mate back today, so hopefully his stress level will go down some. Best guess was...
Galvanized Wire Covering
 Jarhead8541 says...
I have a cage that has the galvanized wire on it, plasti-cote and Krylon both guarantee their products will stick to the wire and keep my gliders safe, anyone have any input on this? before i go spend...
my sugar glider has white flake in one of her eye, help!
 bootato says...
Hello My sugar glider, female 1-year-old I noticed a few days ago there's a small white flake in one of her eyes it doesn't seem to come off. I have no exotic vets near me at all :( please someone h...
AHhh wood cage help
 Kferg says...
I hear many folks use PVC to make very nice cages. You could probably Google it.
New time sugar owner! help?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
O my, one week, gonna probably take a LOT longer then that, you need to be ready for the long haul. MONTHS, that scared one will be probably be a difficult one and need lots of TIME AND PATIENCE. ...
Info wanted about suggie communication
 Petarus brevicapus fan says...
Thank you so much!!! <3
Music doth sooth the savage beast!!!
 Petarus brevicapus fan says...
Haha,cool! maybe try putting on some harp music, like Nadia Birkenstocks "the glow whitin"? That's THE most soothing music out there, according to me! It would be fun if you found out what instrument/...
 

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TENT bonding
 BatGirl says...
The tent playtime seems to definitely help with bonding to my little darlings.

I have this small 6'x6'x5' tent with a bottom in it, where I put an upside-down 5 gallon bucket covered by a pillow c...
Diet assistance for egg allergy
 Cookie bandits says...
I've taken in two gliders who were originally on pocket pets diet. The previous owner was informed of the dangers of feeding such a diet, and by the time she was looking to find them a new home they w...
Females fighting
 ldhdettmer says...
I have 1 neutered males and 4 females. All get along but 1 female got a bite on her back and I separated her from the rest. It's been about a month a she is well again and have tried putting her back ...
Uploading avatar... Help, how on earth..?
 Petarus brevicapus fan says...
So I pick a photo and the website's like "fit it in to this box" And I'm like "I can't really do that.. OK, I'll try", and I decided not to save it because the website thought I was done before I was ...
Im wondering....
 Frankjr11223 says...
My sugar glider was 2 months home everything was fine I woke up today he was really weak wasnt moving around he was breathing but looked like he was having difficulty I called many exotic vets but on...
Single mom, premature joey
 Chrislomas says...
We adopted a trio (1 male 2 females,not fixed) not to long ago and were having issues with the females fighting. We separated the females with the plan to introduce a new friend later. Well the origin...
Need Help ASAP to stop glider from chewing at surgical site
 Xtonsuggieluv says...
We have a 3 year old sugar glider that somehow broke his little leg. We had it fixed twice but it wouldnt heal correctly. We did an amputation about 2 weeks ago. The vet put a thick bandage over it b...
I need help convincing my mom
 sangashley says...
how can i convince my mom to let me get them. my dad is completely on board with everything and ready, but my moms the problem. ive had them before and ive been missing them a lot lately. i still h...
I don't know my baby' morphs
 didi6129 says...
I wondering my baby is platinum piebald mosaic?





Help! my stupid husband dropped my baby suggie
 Potpot29 says...
Hi guys!
Can anyone tell me how I would know if my baby has broken bones or fractures?
My stupid husband was playing with her and accidentally dropped her becauase he was cleaning her poop. She is 6...

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