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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

Moving sugar glider from sleeping pouch to bonding pouch
 Mareena25 says...
Thats a good idea! Ill try putting bonding pouches in instead. Thank you for the advice Leela. Ill try your method when necessary and do my best to take things at her pace. I appreciate the insig...
Lumps on stomach?? Joeys in pouch? Help.
 Leela says...
That glider is not fat/overweight. When gliders are fat they are big everywhere not just the belly. What does she weigh? If there was only one lump on that side view, the one by the back legs, I w...
Lost sugar glider and can't go on...
 Pearson says...
Any updates on your Suggie? :(
Why is her chin pinkish?
 Leela says...
good deal!! hopefully she feels better soon!
Sugar Glider Cute Toy Ideas
 Willowsong04 says...
Thank you I will definitely check this page out.
Sugar glider acting out unusually aggressive towards me.
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
first guess. something tasty on your fingers. I feed one colony live mealworms and the second colony could smell them on my right hand.
Sugar glider question?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
cat behaviour I would believe would be dependent on the cat. I have dogs, a beagle and two german sheperds. they leave the sugar gliders alone in the cage. most of the time the gliders sleep dur...
Storms and gliders?
 MollyAndOlivia says...
Hey!! I decided to go back to this topic because I'm getting a HUGE storm tonight here in NY. There's gonna be heavy rain and thunder. It is night time and they're playing right now so I hope they do...
Faint Popping sound
 scoot says...
She's just purring, she's happy!
Safe?
 MollyAndOlivia says...
Thank you. I got the package a few minutes ago and I put a snack mouse with dried apple, those papaya treats and about 3 oats. They seem confused on how to get the treats out of the toy lol.
 

Latest journal entries

MY JOEY GLIDER MISSING
 Jolly2104 says...
So i have a female suggie name jolly and after 5 month I bought a male joey suggie to keep jolly company.... they get along so well and jolly looks happy to have a friend but yesterday i went to the m...
Tents and Tips and Traits (please read!)
 Suggie_bears says...
Hello! Recently my family has been thinking of adopting a pair of sugar gliders, I have been the main researcher, and Id just like to ask a few questions Ive never been able to find.

First off: i...
Can i feed my glider mature Dubia roaches?
 foxygamer233 says...
I'm not sure if i can feed them mature dubia roaches or if i should cut the legs off or something. I'm afraid that my dubia roach colony will expand to the point where i have too many dubia roaches so...
Help!! Male and Female Gliders fighting!!!
 Allyc1239 says...
Okay so heres my issue, this may be a little lengthy. About two years ago I got a pair of female gliders (sisters) these two girls were my best friends, we had someone watch them about a year ago whi...
Seeking help with my glider introductions...
 Axlbabyglider says...
Guys I'm really worried about introducing my two gliders!:(

So Axl was with other gliders before I got him and when he came to me he was on his own but it wasn't a problem as he comes everywhere wi...
I'm worried about my suggie, please help !
 RaeeeeAnnaaaa says...
I've had my baby since about December 20th of 2017 . Recently he has been very distant. He sleeps more than usual, barks and gets spooked a lot more && all around just doesn't seem like himself . He d...
Neutering
 ABwolf says...
Hi all! So I have a male and female sugar glider and they are both 2 months old. I was wondering what age can I Neuter the male?
Just Buried Sakura.
 powelltowel says...
Just buried my little Sakura right next to her son who died a few months back. I'll miss them both!

R.I.P Sakura you are now with your son!
What is the deal
 volleyballgal says...
My gliders keep fighting I got a Joey a month ago and they are almost perfect they sleep in the same pouch together eat together all with out fighting but night they trade off but one will hisses an...
Sakura Died
 powelltowel says...
I walked in this morning to check on my Sugar babies, Sakura was in the cage and she wasnt moving I go and picked he up and she was missing her eye! Blood all over her dont know what happened, didnt h...

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