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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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Thor
 sjusovare says...
So sorry to hear, however such symptoms don't looks like giardia, have the vet considered the possibility of an allergy to the medecines?
Hand Biting... But Not Scared Or Irritated
 Mr Dude says...
Thanks so much for the feedback! I think it was a combination of the scented soap we were using and the treat feeding by hand. We stopped using the scented soap and it got a lot better!
Help needed reintroducing gliders
 Ehmilia says...
Hi all, Im in a bit of a pickle and its a long story so please bare with me. My godparents had given me two gliders about two years ago. A little while after they were settled in we introduced a leu...
Adding to the family
 Onyxnpepper says...
We had a pair of females that grew up together but lost one. I'm really worried about the other one getting lonely. I see one of two options. Give up my second glider to a new home or bring in a new g...
Is it normal?
 Jin3ric says...
Hi all, I am new to this forum. I have 2 lucys, (male and female). Both about 6-8 months old. I realised the male is very white, but the female is slightly yellowish. I was just wondering, is this n...
My Sugar Glider has been crabbing weirdly
 PieBoy says...
So for a few days, my sugar glider (mom) has been crabbing weirdly. Is it because of something painful? The noise would be the start of a crabbing noise continuously being made.
Is this a safe glider purchase?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
I have never paid more then 200 for a glider and that was my first 2. after that it was 100 or less, many free. if you feel you may not be equipped to provide proper care if they have health issu...
New sugar glider- only eats cat food
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
When I get new glider they get OHPW with fruits and veggies plus happy glider kibble in the cage 24/7. they start by eating the OHPW, and maybe the corn once they figure out how good that tastes. ...
glider died suddenly! Pls help
 Strawberrymochi says...
Im sorry for your loss. Did you only have one sugar glider? Sugar gliders usually need to be at least in a pair.
Scent glad red with little blood
 Pmb0802 says...
Hi guys, One if my male sugar gliders scent gland on his chest is red and has a little blood on it. He is 1 1/2 years old and Ive had him since he was 8 weeks. This has never happened before, but I...
 

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Single mom, premature joey
 Chrislomas says...
We adopted a trio (1 male 2 females,not fixed) not to long ago and were having issues with the females fighting. We separated the females with the plan to introduce a new friend later. Well the origin...
Need Help ASAP to stop glider from chewing at surgical site
 Xtonsuggieluv says...
We have a 3 year old sugar glider that somehow broke his little leg. We had it fixed twice but it wouldnt heal correctly. We did an amputation about 2 weeks ago. The vet put a thick bandage over it b...
I need help convincing my mom
 sangashley says...
how can i convince my mom to let me get them. my dad is completely on board with everything and ready, but my moms the problem. ive had them before and ive been missing them a lot lately. i still h...
I don't know my baby' morphs
 didi6129 says...
I wondering my baby is platinum piebald mosaic?





Help! my stupid husband dropped my baby suggie
 Potpot29 says...
Hi guys!
Can anyone tell me how I would know if my baby has broken bones or fractures?
My stupid husband was playing with her and accidentally dropped her becauase he was cleaning her poop. She is 6...
what is wrong with my sugar glider?
 claire barnett says...
i have 2 female suggies and recently the more









outgoing one has been constantly licking and itching her stomach she seems like something is really bothering her in her pou...
what is wrong with my sugar glider?
 claire barnett says...
i have 2 female suggies and recently the more









outgoing one has been constantly licking and itching her stomach she seems like something is really bothering her in her pou...
sugar glider teat
 claire barnett says...
we bought 2sugar gliders meant to be twin girls but our more out going one has a pink pouch that seems to be something poking out what could this be? shes forever scratching at her belly like somethin...
Not bonding
 robdob7 says...
I have two sugar gliders that I have had for about 4-5 months. They are not bonding with me and one of them tries to bite. I am very sad and frustrated. Not sure what to do?
M sugar glider turned on me after 2 years! HELP
 Mels2508 says...
Hello all, I have a 2 year old male sugar glider named Freckles. He is on his own unfortunately as haven't been able to get another one. I've had him since 4 weeks old and he bonded very well with me....

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