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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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New mamma and really need information
 GandKaidos says...
Hello dear! I would first recommend purchasing more toys, pouches, and other such materials for Sugar Gliders ASAP. More variety will help him not get bored, and you can swap out pouches and such whe...
Vet nail trim to short
 KaraP says...
I took my boys to have their initial vet visit yesterday, I have had them since October 22nd. I'm to scared to trim nails just yet still learning, so I asked the vet who is about to do their neuter Fe...
How to tell if my sugar glider is male
 jmprgrl says...
I just talked to the vet about getting my boys neutered, they are about 4 months old, and had to check if their testicals were descended yet. One defly is and the other is less so. So I think you have...
New Sugar Momma, 2 15 month joeys
 GandKaidos says...
Hello! First off. Bonding takes time so be patient! Secondly. Nameless could be a bit cold or frightened of new territory. Are you playing with them at night? During the day my gliders want to sleep ...
Sugar glider is hiding a lot, I think she might be sick
 GandKaidos says...
Gliders breed. If the males aren't neutered there is a very solid chance she is pregnant.
Waking them up?
 jmprgrl says...
Hi everyone! I'm fairly new to sugar gliders, I just got my boys at Thanksgiving and they are my first. They are great babies - we've bonded well and they are very playful. However, they don't like to...
Swollen cheek! Help! Vet not really useful
 Nathalym03 says...
Hi, first time in the forum and I really need some help. May 2020 I got two other sugar gliders companions for my suggie Luna. Everything was going fine until 2 days ago I noticed that one of them ha...
Swollen cheek! Help! Vet not really useful
 Nathalym03 says...
Hi, first time in the forum and I really need some help. May 2020 I got two other sugar gliders companions for my suggie Luna. Everything was going fine until 2 days ago I noticed that one of them ha...
8 years age gap introduction
 Mae says...
Anyone tried big age gap intro and succeed before..say an 8 year gap before?
Sugar glider rescues in Florida
 vhenke says...
I would love to have them.
 

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Unneutered male sugar gliders
 hellohello says...
Hi! I have two unneutered sugar gliders. They have been living together with no much problems but these few days, the elder one started to make sexual advances to the younger male. I'm not sure if it'...
Pairing gliders help
 Sully-shugie-mom says...
So, I have a pair of gliders that have been together for a wile now there both one year old and there a male female pair and the male is neutered
Ive had both about a year
But recently I found ano...
Suggies in Colorado Springs?
 MuchLoveXoXo says...
Hey everyone! Ive been looking to expand my colony of two for a while now but have been having such trouble finding another glider/s. I tried several Facebook groups but its against policy to sell a...
Re home
 Ajs729 says...
I am in the north jersey area. I am looking to re home 3 male un-neutered bonded males . They are very docile and take to new gliders pretty well. They come from same mother and father just different ...
Neutered male messing with female please help
 Sully-shugie-mom says...
I have a 1 year old neutered male named Smoke and a female named Amoreena whos a month or so younger but still a year old

But theyve been living together with mostly no problems till these past ...
kibble ?
 onceuponaplant says...
ive seen some people say that they feed kibble / pellets with their gliders diet and I want to know if I should ? I'm getting a pair in early January and have decided to go with BML, at the store they...
Cage cleaning
 Mushu.nala says...
I Am looking for ways to keep my glider cages cleaner. I have a boy and a girl both in separate cages but they are right next to each other. I keep them separate because the girl is still young and sm...
I need advice
 kaila0618 says...
I 2 male gliders who i got about 2 weeks ago and they were doing fine on the bml diet and they ate the formula and now they wont touch it but theyll eat the vegetables, im worried that they arent ...
I Need Help!! Please! <3
 ppittman09 says...
So I just got 2 sugar gliders, Stella and Luna! I have had them for about a week now and our bond is already starting to look amazing. I have been doing bathroom bonding and they have been crawling on...
New glider and a sad remembrance
 Scoria says...
After Vesper was killed by a relative's dog in September I felt so guilty. It took me until now to get the time to pick up a new friend for my remaining glider. He is already wanting to share a pouch ...

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