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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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*Calling all Biology majors* Genetics Musings
 drummerrip says...

Here's my current theory. :) The gene is what codes for the actual pigment protein, the promoter is what modifies the gene's expression.
Just adopted. Looking for advice.
 astockd1 says...
I would leave her alone for at least a few days. Ensure she has fresh food and water, it's dark at night, she's all alone in a room, and just let her get used to the new environment. Gliders freak out...
Joeys handling question
 Candy says...
They will be just fine in their regular pouch hung on the side of the cage. If it makes YOU feel better you can put a fleece hammock under the pouch but the parents can manage the joeys just fine in ...
How long will HPW keep in the refrigerator?
 FeathersNFur says...
HPW can safely be kept in the fridge for 5 days.
question about "happy glider" dry food from pet pro
 FeathersNFur says...
Happy Glider pellets are ok to be left in the cage. I would not use them as the glider's staple diet. I use the Happy Glider Breeder Formula as the first ingredient is Chicken. I leave a little dish...
Sugar Glider with PVC poisoning PLEASE HELP ASAP!
 FeathersNFur says...
Please get another cage and get your gliders out of the cage that Pocket Pets sold you. A few years ago there were hundreds of gliders lost due to toxic PVC coated wire. The symptoms are neurological...
Worried about this new sound he makes?
 marisa0820 says...
I understand :) no worries... I know I ask random questions, but they're questions That come up as I experience things with my little guy lol. I really hope he doesn't have an abscess :( ! This is st...
Anybody else let their glider free all night?
 Helen88uk says...
I'd be slightly concerned that he might eat something that may cause him harm, or even climb into your bed for a little snooze and be at risk of smothering from you. It is a lovely idea to let him h...
My new addition Mosaic
 sunglider says...
I cannot believe that more were not sharing in my excitement with my new Mosaic sugar glider that I will be getting. PLEASE LOOK AT MY LINK ABOVE, to see such a cute mosaic, and give me all your o...
Lost my vet
 Blue Nostalgic says...
I called to bring the girls in for their well check and our beloved vet has gone to another clinic. She was absolutely wonderful with gliders and I was so happy to have her so close, only 10-15 min...
 

Latest journal entries

Lil Dipper's first glide!
 lunasmomma says...
tonight while playing with my babies, dipper jumped from my shoulder over to a hanging towel! I have had all my babies for about 3 years now and have never seen her glide. she is a little chunker (hea...
Glider water question
 Glidergir1 says...
Hi I'm new to this website so sorry if I'm putting this on the wrong forum. Can I use my refrigerator water for my gliders? That's the water i drink. And if I happen to have to take my glider somewher...
Just curious
 Hcheek says...
Seeing some of the other posts and questions and talking with other glider owners I know I'm a little confused about mine. I've only had her about 3 weeks and she will nibble at my finger if I have gr...
LOST SUGAR GLIDER!
 SydneySirois says...
So ive had my sugar glider for like 2 months and he was really just getting wicked bonded to me and today hes roaming around the living room like he always does and all of a sudden i look up and hes g...
Proving Difficult
 suggiemom02 says...
As much as it stinks having to sell the gliders it is proving very difficult. We paid 225 for everything they came with, plus we have probably 30$ worth of stuff we bought seperate. Our asking price i...
Calcium Help!?
 SugarMama96 says...
So I have bought my suggies a calcium supplement, and they hate it I put in there fruit puree that I make and they wont eat it, I don't put it in they slam on it so i know its not puree. . . What can ...
welcome home Mia
 ekova says...


little "MIA"


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Please help
 Lewisa says...
I am new to asking questions so anyone who could help me would be amazing. I have three gliders two females and one neutered male. Their names are meadow Lennon and Minnie. I first got meadow and she ...
Concerned
 JamieL says...
Just got two sugar gliders a few weeks ago, after a tragic loss of my Chuck escaping away from me at the camp ground- I had him almost a year, he ran up a tree, I cried and cried he wouldn't come down...
7/5/2014
 Leela says...
I put a new stuffed animal in Miss Leela's house, it was rather big but she loved it, however i moved it and had it to close to her running wheel causing her wheel to not move. She was not pleased!! ...

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