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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

introduction questions
 mallory_em4 says...
Yeah I had read that one before posting mine, I still am mainly just wondering how long the scent swapping/cage moving takes on average so I know what to expect. And if there is any other tips or tri...
Setting Up -- are my picks okay?
 TJones09 says...
Answers are right on and I agree whole heartily. I personally have had the Madagascar cage. It is a nice foot print due to the 24" x 24" dimensions. It is much larger and I'm sure sturdier so I per...
Confusion on Food...
 KLong says...
I am personally ok with both of you talking at the same time because you both gave me so much information! The PP wheel is gone - I called my husband and made him remove it immediately... though he s...
pleeeeeeease help me feed my baby
 Leela says...
awwww he's a cutie!!!
Over grooming? :(
 cosmos_mommy says...
I don't think he is rubbing it on anything, it's pretty obviously from grooming. It very well could be Nova, though. I'll keep an eye on them!
DIARRHEA. NEED SUGGESTION BADLY.
 mechnut450 says...
sorry to hear he passed away.
Glider Safe Plants
 TJones09 says...
Honeysuckle has a distinct fragrance as well, I'm not sure what that other smells like. The kids at my school have been eating them everyday, lol. Today I decided to pluck some for my little brats.
Eating clover
 Leela says...
the clover flower is safe yes. However you must make sure if you are picking wild that it has not been sprayed with anything and the land it's growing on hasn't been sprayed or treated I.E. lawn trea...
intro thoughs
 mechnut450 says...
I think that would be great Leela I know i got a lot planned today, I don't mind the heat but man this humidity is horrible in DE today. I may go with the bullied and tripod girl for pairing and then...
question about introductions
 Leela says...
that didn't escape me that you already have a quad but I'm still on my first cuppa coffee so maybe it didn't come out like I read your post very well but I did lol. On a side note, YOU know your gl...
 

Latest journal entries

aggressive 10 week old male. help.
 gabigail says...
Alright so i got 2 8week oop babies, brother and sister, about 2 weeks ago. I will be neutering the boy soon. The girl was an absolute sweety pie by the second night. Loves to crawl around on me, has ...
A little worried now
 ReneeRamsey says...
I have been doing a lot of reading on here about what you all feed your Gliders. I have had mine since the end of 2010. They had 2 previous owners, (I hate that word), and I am now the third. Though m...
boogis first sponge bath
 kseb2397 says...
boogi (the rescue) had his first sponge bath (remember hes terrified of humans) he didnt like it at first bit me a few times but in the end he actually liked it :) he even let me hold and pet him with...
in need of sugar glider
 kseb2397 says...
Hey guys,
i just recently lost my female glider and am looking for a new female partner for my male. i live in Kimberley, B.C. and was wondering if anyone knows someone who is selling one near me.
2 Baby Sugar Gliders need forever homes.
 FallingFlower says...
2 Baby Sugar Gliders for sale. One is a
Male Platinum Colored Mosaic: AKA Powered Mosaic. Out of Pouch March. 16th and will be ready for his new family June 30th. He has a very sweet/clam temperamen...
my male sick?
 kseb2397 says...
hi i have a male sugar glider that isnt showing signs of being sick but his crest on his for head is all crusty like its been cut but i dont see a cut. can some one help me with this? he was a rescue ...
Update on my 2 males housing situation!
 britty_s says...
So! I thought this was neat so I wanted to share. my two males were in the same cage for a while then they started fighting and being territorial blah blah you all probably have herd how that can go. ...
new suggie mom.. !! :)
 LeslieSlone8914 says...
Update on my little guy.. He is doing better. I mixed some honey with his water and he is now drinking it on his own. Gonna try to give him some red Apple again and hopefully he eats it. I am hand fee...
Exotic Vet in Virginia Beach Needed
 littlebit1059 says...
I am new to owning Sugar Gliders. I have a baby girl that I have owned for about three months now and boy have we bonded. Her name is Mimzi. I just bought a 9 month old boy and his name is Gizmo. W...
female bite male tail. help
 Romeo says...
Hi i have a couple from 5 months. One month ago i found my male with same little demage in the tail (Less fur)
My veterinary told me that was female fault and to separate them, so i did.
Yesterday ...

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