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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

Missing a meal once in awhile
 sjusovare says...
if it's only once in a while and that they eat normally the next day, I wouldnt worry about it. Might be interresting to note if there is something common to the meals they skip, could be something t...
Clipping nails
 KaraP says...
I have only had my sugar gliders a month now. Their nails are getting really long and are needing a trim. How do I best introduce clipping them and still allowing them to trust me as we just bonded I ...
BML Diet Thoughts?
 Song3 says...
What is a BML diet
Need help with ear problem
 Rwtsn says...
So I have 2 females about 9 months and a male about 9 weeks old. One of the females has a spot shes been scratching at the base of her left ear. I noticed it a couple days ago when doing their nails. ...
Help With Female Sugar Glider
 GandKaidos says...
Gabe, you're doing wonderfully!!! I'll tell you this, my sugar gliders (who were pre-owned, so I expected it) took different amounts of time to come to trust and like me. One, Bobby, still likes to c...
Bald Flaps/Patagium
 Little_Miss_Glider says...
Hey Guys!! This is going to be a bit of a long post but i need some advice because i am truly at a loss... My husband and I recently had a bit of an accident with one of our females, Mochi. Not too lo...
Glider depressed?
 zcooper says...
So Ive had a 4 year old female glider and she was alone for a couple months.. I recently got a baby glider and introduced them. Before the baby was ever introduced my 4 year old was super playful wou...
Transitioning away from zippered bonding ppuch
 GandKaidos says...
Hello Dexlow! Ms. Willow sounds very sweet, I'm so glad you're spending time with her and her brother! I often wear a hoodie that I will put them to sleep in, one sugar glider likes to explore from ...
Given to me
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
buy LIVE mealworms from the pet store, you store them in the refrigerator, and you slowly teach the glider you are not a threat, KEEP HANDS AWAY SO YOU DONT GET BIT. Start by using a lid or spoon to ...
Unusual urine smell
 magi.bean says...
Hi all. I have three females - two sisters who are about 20 months old and a rescue who is around 5-6 years old. I feed them TPG with the TPG vitamin, and they have been on this diet for at least a ye...
 

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Need to rehome my two gliders
 MarkusKing says...
I sadly have to rehome my two girls. Piper and Hendrix. I love them so much and it breaks my heart to have to let them go. I live in Portland and sadly can't give them all the attention they need and ...
Sugar Glider Birthday Cake (Malaysia)
 Shan930330 says...
Hi all, there'a a sugar glider brand call Mygliderstories in Malaysia, providing nail cutting services for sugar glider & selling balance diet of their food & snacks. Recently launching birthday cake ...
I need help
 Kaung says...
Is there any glider that doesn't bond with it's owner
Glider Stats
 BatGirl says...
Glider Stats

MOM/Piper = 160 grams
DAUGHTER/Starling = 155 grams
DAD/Aerrow = 165 grams

Weight Notes: looks can indeed really be deceiving!
Now, Dad 'looks' smaller and lighter than the two...
Sugar glider diarrhea HELP!!
 JavaandBeanmom says...
My sugar glider (2 years old) has just developed diarrhea. Hes not lethargic and is still quite active and playful and acting normal from what I can tell. I havent switched his diet, and his brother...
Swolen eye
 nyxi093 says...
Hi all,
Have a quick question. About a week ago we got a new sugar glider (Artemis) and shes a complete sweet heart and in good health however after coming back from work today 1pm I noticed my other...
Sudden death
 Isaac 1 says...
My girlfriends sugar glider in Thailand was 12 weeks old and died suddenly after she owned it for 2weeks the breeder feed it cats milk before she got possession of it she feed it watermelon for 2 week...
Moth Attack!
 BatGirl says...
The hapless moth fluttered into the Sugar Glider cage and immediately got the attention of one of the Sugar Gliders. The Sugar Glider seemed to be triangulating on the moth with its ears as they flick...
Want to adopt rehomed sugar gliders in Florida
 Alpaca says...
We live here in Florida and would love to know more details, as we are very interested in adopting all your sweet babies. I can best be reached at Stephaniespangler@hotmail.com or 407-920-2250.
Bald spot near the tail
 ampii says...
Hi! I've been worrying over the bald spot near the tail of my 8 months old sugar glider. He's been neutered already and I can't tell if it's due to illness or stress huhu Should I take him to the vet?

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