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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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What are sugar gliders afraid of?
 lrbgrenas says...
I've recently built an interest with sugar gliders. Just wondering, what are some of the things they are afraid of?
My suggie died and don't understand why
 Jessam06 says...
Every morning I hear my Ju-Ju making sounds as she gets ready bed. As I did yesterday. I've been in and out of my room off and on throughout the day. Didn't see her out of her pouch, like I'm not supp...
IN NEED OF SOMEONE WANTING AGGRESSIVE GLIDER
 Dina431 says...
I have a super aggressive female glider. I recently received her from someone and she never received proper care and has not seen another glider her whole life, until meeting mine. She has been with m...
Dead glider :( In desperate need of advice
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
Yes gliders are colony animals, and MOST do best with others. BUT I have read about breeders have gliders that are alone, happy and refuse a new cagemate. I think most say single gliders just need ...
Which room is better for my gliders?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...




Goodbye scratty boy <3
 BWsugargliders says...
Thank you I still miss him very much <3
My sugar glider bites
 BWsugargliders says...
Thank you so much this helped me alot. Bacon trust me now and we haven't had taht incident but waffle still needs a little more bonding lol tha k you for the tips!!!
My sugar gliders escape
 BWsugargliders says...
Thanks for the tips since then I've had no incidents but I put my hand through the bars and it doesn't go past my fingers so yea I added some wire with rubber around it so they don't escape and its be...
Chickens and sugar gliders
 BWsugargliders says...
Hi so I've had two sugar gliders bacon and waffle since January so they kinda trust me and barely today I had gotten three 2 week old chickens maple,bean,and skit, I forgot to do any research to see i...
Gliders dragging their hind legs, hlp or just slippery surface?
 Minxies says...
what is the diet you have your sugar gliders on? A lack of calcium in their diet can cause the back legs to lock up.
 

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Pregnant female question!!
 Scrichey says...
Hi, I have a long story. I will start from the beginning. Two years ago I started researching sugar gliders. Then I wanted some. I found a family ( male, female, and two joeys, male and female). I pur...
3 female sugar gliders for sale
 Sleibenguth says...
I have (3) female sugar gliders that I need to rehome due to not having time to take care of them since I found out my husband has cancer and I recently had a heart attack. All 3 are in perfect healt...
My gliders arent eating!
 Vanessa2000 says...
So my female Luna and my male Stitch havent been eating for a week, Ive put their fruits and vegetables with boiled egg and their vitamins every night but in the morning its still there, my male wi...
Help!
 AllieRyeee says...
I have two girls Zoe and Ivy. Ivy is more bonded with me then Zoe so I decided to cut her nails everything was fine but today I saw a small sore on her head and vet isnt a option right now :( what sh...
Nail trimming help please
 Konafurby says...
So according to the internet i need to trim my suggies nails, but since they're recently adopted, they aren't really bonding with me and I'm having a really hard time keeping them still while trimming...
Nail trimming help please
 Konafurby says...
So according to the internet i need to trim my suggies nails, but since they're recently adopted, they aren't really bonding with me and I'm having a really hard time keeping them still while trimming...
Nippy glider
 Konafurby says...
So i just adopted 2 gliders, and I'm really new at this. One of them, the female one named kona keeps on nipping me for no reason. I take care of her a lot so i keep getting nipped, but when others ta...
Sugar Glider siblings and a new set of red males
 Mkpage319 says...
Hello, as I mentioned in a previous journal entry I purchased two 2 month old siblings. I'm starting to get the feeling that they were 2 months old including pouch time as they are still wanting milk....
Looking for Sugargliders/Joeys!
 olivas.brooke says...
Hello! I am in the Northern Colorado area and I am trying to look for a breeder to bring home joeys! Does anyone have any recommendations? Thank you for your help!
2 month old babies
 Mkpage319 says...
I have 2 two month old siblings. Are they still supposed to be on milk? Gliderpidea mentioned they are weaned at 16 weeks. Should I be giving them a milk substitute? I bought baby food and added a lit...

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