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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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How's this toy?
 lilsistar says...
Thank you :) I'll get some this weekend
My sugar glider is really hurt
 BennyNace says...
Good luck. Please update after your vet visit
Air travel with sugar gliders
 NyxandBenny says...
All I know is no airline will allow them in the cabin. You'd have to check with the airline before hand to see if they are equipped to house live animals in cargo hold.
Glider juice
 Dizzy0307 says...
It does have the 36 g in there that's why I was wondering. The breeder my girls came from gave it to hers, but I wanted to ask more people before just assuming she was right
Preventing odor in a wooden cage?
 jdching says...
I don't see how it can be done. Most handmade cages use pvc pipe instead of wood just for that reason.
General help on health and possible salt issues
 KatieDidnt says...
Like lilsistar said, the gliderpedia page on diets is a great place to get info! A good, varied diet will increase the health of your glider (obviously lol) but also reduce boredom (you'd probably get...
HELP! Advice please for a new ADULT sugar glider owner???????
 KatieDidnt says...
I used to sleep with a tiny fleece square (or keep it tucked in my shirt all day or some other way of making it smell like me) and then put the fleece in my girls' sleeping pouch during the day. That ...
CAN SUGAR GLIDERS HAVE RAW SALMON? (URGENT QUICK)
 sjusovare says...
In the wild no one cooks for humans either, and yet most of us do not eat raw ;) Gliders in the wild do not eat fish, and rarely eat meat (if we except parrots in tasmania, but that's already an anom...
What color is she?
 Arenas3651 says...
Thanks so much! Based on that information I'm leaning towards her being a mosaic. Maybe once I have her home I'll be able to see better.
SUGAR GLIDER NAIL TRIMMER WHEEL
 CaraM says...
I actually bought one about a month ago after getting my sugar glider and it has worked great. His nails were filed down within a week of having the wheel in the cage. I would say it is definitely wor...
 

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help
 Blessednblended says...
I have a female glider and I sold the male about 7 months ago she has been acting fine about 3 months after he left she had a joey and I helped her with him I did not want to keep male with her so I f...
My glider
 Blossom15 says...
This august my glider blossom will be 2 yrs old and she still doesnt let me hold him. He always needs to be in his pouch, Ive had gliders in the past and my 1 glider i had would hang out in my pocket ...
Bought 2 sugargliders one has a hurt leg the other a short tail
 Mave060602 says...
Hi I just bought two male sugargliders, one has a hurt leg and the other looks almost like the tail was trimmed, when i asked about the tail the women i bought them from said the parent has a short ta...
Picky eater or moody baby?
 Bbsmommy says...
Im a new sugarglider owner. I've noticed B.B. refused to eat food i've baught from pet shops that are for sugargliders. She only wants 1 kind and i dont have the money for shipping and ordering it or ...
Pine litter
 Jmateo says...
Hi so I need help on bedding, I have 2 gliders a male and female and they smell but it's starting to be unbearable. The male is not neutered so I'm not sure if it's that or their pee ,is pine litter o...
New Breeding Advice
 Domii_303 says...
I have a female glider about 3 almost four months old and she is not fixed. I also have a full adult male glider who is trying to mate with her. I put her in a separate cage, because I know it's bette...
Toys
 ashlynnq says...
Does anyone know what there favorite toys are??? Sophie loves the wheel but is there anything else they like to do
Any free female joeys out there? ( Near Buckley WA )
 ashlynnq says...
I would like to have a female joey glider and would like to know if anyone wants to get rid of a joey for free. I would love to take the time to bond with another glider!
BROCKEN LEG
 ashlynnq says...
I was hold Oliver ( my Sugar glider )... I went to put him away when I saw that Sophie ( the other glider ) had a broken leg WHAT DO I DO??? she does not need to be put to sleep does she - I will be...
Feeding
 Lyn11 says...
How do you get your SG to eat anything besides corn? I guess the lady that had my SG before I adopted her only gave her mixed vessies & fruit sprinkled with HPW. But now she only eats the corn with so...

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