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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?
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Diet
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
Calcium. I was told the critterlove diet or OHPW diet does not call for additional calcium added because it has enough. If you are going with HPW I would recommend either the critterlove version,...
Introduction question
 Leela says...
I wouldn't worry to much, first time parents have a very high risk of pulling the first joeys, a lot of times the human may not have any idea they even produced. This can happen for many reasons, p...
new sugar glider mom
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
I don't think the sex matters if they are neutered, the biggest issue will be will they WANT to be together. proper scent training before neutral territory introductions will be important for a ...
Biting?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
maybe food smell. maybe they think you have a treat in your fingers. I have one that at refrigerator I give him live mealworms, after he is finished eating one I get him another, if I dont go f...
glider during day and passed away buddy
 CPicardi67 says...
Oh my gosh, that is horrible, and something similar happened to my Katrina, two weeks ago A friend was keeping my female pair and forgot to cover the cage and that darn cat of his killed her through t...
Petting
 keena127 says...
Do sugar gliders actually enjoy being petted? Thanks
Diet help please
 SpinachNips says...
Ty so very much #128512;
End of tail going dark - is amputation inevitable?
 Leela says...
That is something you'll need to talk to the vet about, though I do know there are cases where it has been use considerably longer than 3 days, I do not know if there is away to tell if the liver or a...
Will he get depressed? + biting
 Glidingcameron says...
Wow! Thanks for all your help again. Yea, Im definitely going to keep putting him in the bonding pouch for now.
Yogurt drops
 AirealM says...
I havent tried Cheerios BUT, as a yoggie recommendation... theres an Etsy shop called The Linen Roses. Her yoggies are the ONLY ones my suggies will eat. Theyre homemade by her and amazing. Ive ...
 

Latest journal entries

Selling joeys
 gogogo202 says...
My two joeys are getting to the age to be sold but the thing is we don't know how to sell them in the area . So it could be nice if people could comment some ways to sell them please and thank you!
caring for handicapped glider
 Nalaboop says...
so im planning on getting a handicapped glider from adoption,male, i currently have a male glider and he is neutered,now the problem is that im afraid without neutering the new one,my current glider w...
Sugar glider Diet
 Bandits mother says...
Hello! I have a suggie and am wondering can I give my little boy Organic Wasabi Seaweed snacks. It's 25 calories per a serving but I am only planing on giving him a small corner so it would be much le...
Not Bonding?
 KailahK says...
I have two sugar gliders;
One neutered male I've had for about 2 years now, and one not neutered male I got after the other boy's cage mate passed away.

My issue right now is that they're not bon...
Is she pregnant?
 NebulasDad says...

So I've noticed two little lumps in Novas pouch recently, but I can't really tell if they're joeys or not,any help would be appreciated. For some reason the picture of her won't upload so if you thi...
Is she pregnant?
 NebulasDad says...

So I've noticed two little lumps in Novas pouch recently, but I can't really tell if they're joeys or not,any help would be appreciated. For some reason the picture of her won't upload so if you thi...
Picked Up My 3rd Glider Today
 Scoria says...
I picked up my 3rd glider today. He was on a pelleted diet and a bit worse for wear with balding on his tail from overgrooming and a bit on his face as well. He appears to move fine with no signs of H...
Is this normal?
 Josiesgliders says...
So, ive had my sugar gliders, Lucifer and Nathaniel, for almost four months now. Im a first time sugar glider owner, so i think at first i was a little too scared to handle them a lot since i didnt...
How many yogurt drops it to much
 volleyballgal says...
My lily loves yogurt drops but she is so good all the time so i give her like 3 a day like when she is patient when new people are holding her or for a snack or another reward. How many is too much I ...
gizmo update
 zmyr88 says...
We took him the other day to the vet. they were surprised at his recovery (actually thought we were taking him to be put down).
gizmo is still underweight I think but is seemingly doing stable. he i...

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