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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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WARNING: Sunseed concerns
 Tiakristin3 says...
Hi all! I haven't seen any posts about this so I'm wondering if anyone has heard this news? I've been trying to copy the link but haven't had any luck. One lot of a food for sugar gliders has bee...
Is a 32 by 19 by 37 inch cage too small?
 wilky says...
quote:Originally posted by scoot I think the dimensions you listed will be fine. That works out to 13 cubic feet. My current cage is 11.5 cubic feet and seems big enough for my two boys. Hey have area...
Water bottle concerns
 kidqwik says...
quote:Originally posted by TJones09 There's usually no need to worry about drowning gliders in a water dish. That is unless you have an extremely oversized one for their needs and fill it so they can...
Could my female be unwilling/uninterested in mating?
 IvyPeaPod says...
I have 3 gliders, all about a year old. I keep them in two cages next to each other. My first glider, Marble, is a neutered boy, and he is super sweet and is friends with both of the other two. He a...
gummy plastic toys
 TJones09 says...
I would start using them with supervised play, and see how they do. If your gliders are chewers, it may be more of a concern, however I know people that have used rubbery (plastic) toys in play/toy b...
Adoption questionnaires and contracts
 eevee081717 says...
I know the questionnaire that I had to fill out for one of my girls included things like What do you plan to feed? Do you have other pets and will they be interacting with the glider? What is the m...
The bml diet
 kidqwik says...
Mine have been on Critter Love Plus and the salads as their staple and Happy Gliders pellets as a side food during the day. All have a vet clean bill of health after a year.
Glider conventions in new york?
 Leela says...
none glider specific that I know of, closest probably ohio's,Shelly Sterk hosts it https://www.facebook.com/events/170361863543495/
Is this wood safe?
 TJones09 says...
That looks like what I get at Petco, I've been using them for at least a year now, maybe a bit longer. I've purchased several over time. I have some that don't have full bark on one side, and some t...
I have a new joey, HELP!!
 sjusovare says...
I didn't see this post before. There is basically nothing special to do, maybe increase a little the food portion and just pay attention to notice if the joey is being rejected (joey left alone for an...
 

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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 ...
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 gogogo202 says...
I love suggies so much, cant live without em (Rocket and rose my babies x3)
Help dont know what to do to help babies
 gogogo202 says...
My suggie Rose had a joey a few weeks ago and this is her second time the first time she had 2 and both of them passed away and I want to prevent that. The joey is still in the pouch but I really want...
Please Help,
 VixenVertex says...
Hello guys, my name is Vixen. The situation I've found myself in may be one a few people have had. The story behind my new Sugar Gliders is complicated..
Basically, the first owner had a bonded pair...
Sugar Glider Tent
 annamarie98 says...
I have been looking for some safer ways to have my sugar gliders out an about at night with me. Usually, I let them run around in the basement with my supervision one at a time but Athena, my biggest ...
Concerned new parent.. Too much time with my glider?
 Feralhiro says...
I have a new baby glider 10 weeks oop,
She's been in my home for just short of two weeks. When she first come to my home I gave her two days to adjust using the fleese patches with my scent on them. ...
Help!
 Zuesanderos says...
Hello I have 2 gliders Zues and Eros. I've had them for over a month now. I honestly don't know how this happened but Eros has been acting weird and wheezing a lot. Today I noticed there was blood whe...
Baby Food for Suggie?
 Hailo says...
Hi I've been feeding my 2 suggested (both 1 month old) baby food in a bottle cap, I give them either 2/3times a day they really enjoy it, am I giving them to much?, is it safe for them?, the BLM(?) di...
Food aggression?
 PeterJordanson11 says...
Hello everyone. So for the last couple months, one of my gliders (both female) has been very aggressive over food? If anyone else but me puts the food in the cage she rushes them, crabbing and biting....

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