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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

Bonding tips needed
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
there are many tricks. I would say number 1 MOST IMPORTANT THING to remember. some gliders take TIME AND PATIENCE to get tame or bonded. I have one female that still is not comfortable around...
Help keef and kusha get along
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
crabbing is normal, they are scared, they are trying to chase away what is scaring them. so they crab, like a dog barks. its a good thing, I still have one of my 6 gliders that still crabs. pu...
My female doesnt like my male
 Keef and kusha says...
My female sugar glider kusha seems to be aggressive towards my male sugar glider keef. He is not nurtured and we try to keep them together to get along but she always starts crabbing when he gets near...
Re-introduction
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
females don't get fixed. I would reintroduce in a neutral bath tub and see how they do. I have never had one glider kill another, so I'm lucky and happy, but I have rehomed some that I found out k...
Help is my sugar glider...
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
Since they are new gliders I would take them to a vet and get a check up. see if they have any illness. that is your BEST, FIRST STEP. gliders groom themselves and each other. one glider is ...
Is this suggie noise normal?
 Rosenbaumn says...
I wouldn't be worried about the crab hiss, mine do it all of the time
Toy suggestions
 SillySuggies says...
sounds good! some cheap ones you can do are if you take the ring off of plastic water bottles and cut a slit in them. my gliders love rings and bring them in the pouch with them XD
Is this diet okay?
 Bo ram says...
Thank you all! I'll do what you told me.
Joey doesn't take food
 BatGirl says...
My three gliders do not like fresh apples, dried apples, or apple sauce - seem to like apple juice not from concentrate and made from pressed HoneyCrisp apples. Also, when I'm trying to encourage a ...
Looking for cheap bonding tent
 devoted101 says...
oh yeah that one looks good. I noticed that most of the mosquito tents do have bottoms - it is a question that is often asked on the amazon listings I noticed and yes when it comes to gliders you w...
 

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Latest journal entries

More on Piper's growling/biting problem
 BatGirl says...
OK - seems the only time Piper does this 'tantrum' thing is when she's in a nest - never does it outside the nest. Therefore it's GOTTA be some protectiveness of the nest thing left over from birthing...
New joey! Assistance is requested.
 Aesthetic_Lunacy says...
Hello! I have a new Joey on my hands and they are my first. I have 4 adult gliders that were all rescues. Before I was able to have my males neutered my dear Sydney got pregnant and had an adorable he...
Aggressive Behavior.
 mh669q says...



I have a very aggressive male sugar glider and I dont know what to do Ive tried loving on him, Ive tried the bonding pouch, Ive tried the sugar glider sized blanket scent thing and it makes ...
PLEASE HELP
 Jessica41476 says...
Hi please check out my hats journal post I really need help!!
Skittishness
 BatGirl says...
Piper developed some feral tendencies during pregnancy ~ protecting the pregnancy, then the newborns, and later the nest. She discouraged handling by growling and snapping, and therefore got handled l...
Sugar glider diet
 Gemma_11 says...
Hi there, I was just curious, what do you all feed your sugar gliders? What diet do you have them on? I have a 1 year old male sugar glider and I was given a certain nectar recipe to feed him every ni...
Gliders for sale
 kyleyb2305 says...
Hi I live in North Carolina and was wondering if anyone would like a platinum sugar glider that is ready to go for $450. It is a young female that is very friendly. If anyone is interested please cont...
Journal for the Storm Hawks - SKY NIGHTS
 BatGirl says...
Piper is my Sugar Glider mom... she has this growling/biting problem that my other two Sugar Gliders (dad and daughter) do not have. I figure most if her issue is she's just 'put-out' by all that's ha...
Female hissing
 Jessica41476 says...
For some facts- the female is about 6 months old and the other three are; two females just turned one year. And one male thats 7years old.

I have a female sugar glider, and three other sugar glid...
Tooth Abscess!!!
 julianeumann says...
A little over a month ago my sugar glider started sleeping more, wasn't able to balance, and his eye swelled up really bad. My sister brought him to the vet because I was out of town for a couple days...

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