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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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Bonding With Rescued Gliders?
 sjusovare says...
chomping and crabbing are not necessarily signs that they are not bonded. They can crab because tehey are startled or not in the mood to be bothered. I have one who is born here and still chomps beca...
Help...Guidance Needed!
 Leela says...
Update Dave contacted Bourbon and she made a team to help Raphael as much as we can. We don't believe he is a self mutilator which is great news. We feel Raphael may have injured his front and bac...
Boys Still Not Getting Along
 Scoria says...
Are they pom off or pom on neuter? Pom on leaves a bit of testosterone left so that could be a possible cause.
Please help - extremely aggressive joeys
 Jessibunnie says...
So I recently separated my 12 week old joeys from their parents and since then they have been EXTREMELY aggressive. When I go near the cage they crab nonstop and when I try to pick their pouch up they...
Essential Oils (Peppermint)
 Glide-or-die says...
Ok, they seem to be fine. Its just a few drops in a diffuser. Thanks everyone!
Fighting
 Leela says...
sorry no one has responded to this...It sounds like you did all the right things. I do have experience with 2 girls fighting a month or so after an intro its long so I will try to condense it. I...
New owner (me) with a lot of questions that worry me
 kidqwik says...
They are a lot of work. Like having kids. Critter Love is a great staple diet. I use it. But there is no "occasional fruits/veggies". They need this every night and not random pickings and choosi...
what to do?
 ptamom says...
Love you room and ideas. My plan is to convert my son's room to a glider room when he moves out at 18 (or hope he does) It looks wonderful. Please post more pics for people like me.
SCAMS ABOUND
 Scoria says...
quote:Originally posted by ZooVeteran How can they deliver gliders by post ?! They don't actually mail them. They fly them. Or at least legitimate breeders do. https://www.thepetglider.com/pages/tr...
Not coming out of pouch to eat
 Kferg says...
Sorry if you answered this already....do they have water to drink?
 

Latest journal entries

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...
Bad day
 Jojodavdav says...
I have 4 sugar gliders. One in specific was bonded to me the most of all 4. Grape. She would fit under my door so I started wedging it shut with towels and draft stops so she would stop. She would com...
Rehousing My Gliders
 ChristinaS says...
I have 2 females that need immediate placement. I recently had my first child and do not have time for my gliders the way I used to. I feel terrible theyre not getting the love and care they deserve ...
gizmo
 zmyr88 says...
we visited gizmo today, he is stable but still struggleing. he had gotten a bite and was rushed to windcreset in delaware. he did seem peaceful today while napping with his girlfriend that we brought ...
Keeping My Gliders Warm
 annamarie98 says...
So Ive had my gliders for a few months now and Im worried that theyre not warm enough. They shiver quite a bit and my dad tends to keep the house quite cold. Im just wondering what some good ways ...
Tpg diet?
 volleyballgal says...
So I have been feeding my glider the tpg diet and I have been doing it in liquid form and not freezing it. Do I need to freeze it for better results, but she eats it just fine. So should I continue t...
How long does it take you to clean your gliders' cage? How often?
 wilky says...
How long does it take you to clean your gliders cage? Also, how often do you do it and how?
Rejected Joeys
 Gliderlove50 says...
We were so excited about our Joeys, and we had two of them, a boy and a girl, but momma rejected them both after a few days out of pouch. We found the male dead in pouch with dad and sister while mom ...
<3
 gogogo202 says...
I love suggies so much, cant live without em (Rocket and rose my babies x3)

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