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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

Some (odd?) questions - New Glider Owner
 Leela says...
Walmart is in china? You can just use the straight apple juice for the mixed fruit juice if you can't find any. Just get a 100% apple juice and use it in place of the mixed fruit juice as well as ...
Some help with bonding?
 Leela says...
Torpor is what it's called. It's pretty rare that we actually see a glider go into a torpor state in captivity though in fact I've never seen a case of it. It's not going to happen simply from ru...
What should I not do?
 ptamom says...
Thx; your room looks nice. Thx for the help.
my grooming glider
 Leela says...
right on, there is a difference and grooming can hurt just as bad if not worse than a bite. I have one girl that goes for a tender spots on me on my side and under my arm it startles the crap out o...
Need advice
 sjusovare says...
That's more complicated than just "if they cannibalize 2 times", that's just a lazy answer some people repeat ad nauseam to justify their choice rather than searching further. If a pair cannibalizes ...
Looking for new fruits to feed my babies
 gogogo202 says...
Well they don't need exotic food to be be happy they can have blueberries strawberries apples and more
Getting family comfortable with my gliders.
 Kferg says...
Some people just don't like small furry creatures, that's what I've found. A good example is a friend of mine who absolutely hates my gliders (no offense) but loves her horses. She just likes big anim...
End of tail going dark - is amputation inevitable?
 Leela says...
That is wonderful!! not very many tail issues have happy endings I'm glad it was for yours Ps I have noo problem being wrong, especially when it ends well
New glider homemade wheel
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
quote:Originally posted by ZooVeteran quote:Originally posted by Leela No,No, No NO. PLEASE Don't put that in the cage with any gliders. I can tell you and show you why homemade wheels should not...
Wodent Wheel Kills Glider
 ZooVeteran says...
Hello, Can someone tell me where are sold the cheapest safe wheels ? Thank you.
 

Latest journal entries

Sugar glider diet
 ABwolf says...
Hi all! I was just wondering - what is a good diet for sugar gliders because I heard that you can just put fruits, veggies and protein as a meal but I wasnt sure if that was correct.
Thank you so mu...
Two Female Leus Potentially Pregnant w/ Photos + Male is trying to mo...
 SammyKate says...
Hello all,

I am new to this site and would greatly appreciate any feedback that I can get. I love my suggies unconditionally and am very educated just not so much when it comes to breeding/mating....
Hissing occasionally while peeing
 Axlbabyglider says...
Hi guys!,

So I just wanted to get your advice on something as I'm still pretty new to having a sugar glider so want to be 100% sure :). First off if there is anyone from south Africa on this site t...
Diet Questions (New user not yet a sugar glider owner)
 Kay719 says...
Hi, I am a new user on glider gossip. I found d this helpful with answering questions about bonding with a sugar glider and decided it would be worth while to join to get other peoples perspectives o...
Complicated Introduction, Advice?
 mwlgliders says...
Hello all, I'm new here- although I've visited a lot. I'm a suggie mom of 2, and now 3. Ive had my original 2, Maple & Willow, for close to 2 years now. They are both females and are bonded to my boyf...
I've had enough.
 Rellie17 says...
I have a male and female sugar glider. The male is 2 and the female is 1.5. I had the male first obviously and be was very quiet, didnt make alot of noise just all around a good little guy. Then I bri...
Sugar Glider is weak
 krmluvsaba says...
Hey guys Im new here. My sugar glider is around 5-6 years old. Shes barely eating but maybe a bite of food then she doesnt want anymore. Shes also weak and can barely climb up her cage to get in h...
Does my glider like me?
 Axlbabyglider says...
Hi guys first off I just wanted to say that this site is an absolute lifesaver especially because I'm from South Africa where sugar gliders aren't super popular as pets yet! I just wanted to give a bi...
Ideas on veggies sugar gliders cannot resist
 Axlbabyglider says...
Does anyone have any ideas of what vegetables the majority of sugar gliders cannot resist? I have had my sugarbaby Axl for about a month and a half and he eats the veggies when they have been blended ...
Diet? Critter Love? Original? Complete? Instant? BML?
 Anl205 says...
What is the difference between the critter love original, complete and instant? Why would one chose one of those over the BML? Where can you buy each of these?

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