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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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The cage
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mmmm cherries numnumnumnum
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The toy that I've made for her.
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We wouldnt let go of my hand while he ate his mealie!!
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Latest forum posts

New Glider Parent
 GoonBerryMuffin says...
I just recently received two sugar gliders that were being passed from person to person (long story short something came up with the original owner and she had to give them away, then everyone followi...
New glider mama!
 Leela says...
https://www.facebook.com/Sugar-Glider-Sewing-817756901690868/?ref=page_internal
This is Willows bonding scarf page, this forum won't let me post the actual videos so you will have to go to her pag...
What MY playtime looks like.
 james chin says...
nice video
Orange poop??
 Tveit_Momma says...
Mine suggie pooped half normal and half mango color today -- like complete mango, looked undigested. I'm not too worried but checking forums to see if it's normal. I know with other animals there can ...
Making toys
 Leela says...
The drinking straws can be curled with a pencil sharpener... howeverrrrr another member here from canada tried to do them last year and the straws kept crumbling and not curling. I think straws made ...
My glider sleeps all day
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
I have one glider that wakes about 10pm, about the time food is put in cage. she gets first dibs on corn and pea's. the rest start moving around midnight to 1 am. Then I have one that likes to be ...
Marie's SGS diet plan
 Leela says...
oh thats good !! I'm glad you got some help with it I wish I could have helped more but If Im not versed on a diet I don't like to give advice on it... Good luck with your new babies
Turning spare shower into glider cage.
 jdching says...
I use a red light bulb in my glider room at night. It doesn't bother them at all, but I can just barely see them. I think I need a second lamp.
agresive behavior
 Tiakristin3 says...
Hi Yoda, I'm fairly new to this forum. I've been looking over previous posts from people and yours caught my eye. I'm just curious how your gliders are doing? How is the bonding going? I've had my...
My glider never barks or crabbs
 Manly34azoz says...
THX ALLLLLOOOOOOTTTTTT
 

Latest journal entries

Pepes cuteness
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Advice for what to place on the cage floor (toys,beds,etc.)
 GliderDisciple says...
Hello all! I was looking for some advice on what I should place on the floor of my gliders cage. The wheel I have currently isn't that safe, so I was going to remove that off the side of the cage and ...
When can I have play time?
 Chelsea03 says...
I'm a new mom so bare with me please. I just got my little Enzo, I've had him for a week now. He comes up to me when he's in his cage climes on my arm, he bite my nail once but I think he was just try...
Two males of a close bond
 Beryun says...
I have two male gliders both very well bonded to each other. I know this is probably going to get a bunch of Finger wagging but they are both intact as well. Before I get the lecture listen...read thi...
I'm picking up new glider
 Ljeske01 says...
In a couple weeks I am picking up my new glider from the airport. I am a new owner, and I'm not sure what I should bring. Any help?
Help! Sugar Glider Biting!
 TealSuggie says...
My sugar glider Stitch seems to be biting, It's been around 3 months since I've gotten them, not sure if they are just taking more time to bond then usual. But if anyone has any tips I'll take it! Tha...
Hair Loss/Scab on Back?
 SugarGliderGirl says...
Hello! My poor Acorn was suffering from low calcium so we took him to the vet and he's doing much better. But a few days ago I noticed on the pinch of his back there's some sort of scab thing forming ...
King
 King12 says...
My sugar glider named King is 10 months old he has adapted to the cage and the other sugar glider very well . King is developing at a fast pace. King is very gently. I can feed him thing out of my ha...
Fighting gliders
 Cepperson says...
My sugar gliders are very sweet and have never had any problems until recently. Both are female and are about 1-2 years old. It started when one (JJ) began taking the other's (Po) food and hissing at ...
Is my glider stressed or pregnant or?!
 Glidergirl52 says...
I also have a glider name Dixie she is usually very sweet and has never crabbed in the past. I was gone for a week but I had a friend take care of the glider who has dealt with gliders in the past tak...

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 new Question/What kind of eucalyptus can my sugar glider eatMar 20
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