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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

cat got him
 Tveit_Momma says...
What do you mean by "chomped"? Is there an open wound on him? If you are positive he was bitten / scratched by the cat then you need to get him to a veterinarian immediately. It may be that he is jus...
Overgrooming?? Possible SM???
 Tveit_Momma says...
I think an e-collar would definitely stress her out more. The kitten definitely could have been a stressor. How long has the kitten been gone for? Is she alone? How long have you had her? Gliders sh...
Strange Sound
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
sounds normal to me, with 6 gliders in pouch I here lots of noises at times.
playing with bowl making noise
 Scooberdoo says...
Have a weird issue. When I got my glider he pushed his bowl to different sides of the cage hince name scooter, after about 3 days and me telling him we don't play with the bowl it's only for food, he ...
Multiple gliders and newborns
 Cobracommander1 says...
I have 4 gliders, female just gave birth. Do I need to keep her and the joeys separated? If yes, for how long??
How to tell if they are pregnant
 777333bw says...
My 2 girls have had their pouches appear recently and I believe the male has been busy with them. I dont know how to spot this and how to act and how to raise them. Can I get some info and tips.
Acting strangely
 777333bw says...
My male sugar glider was acting strange earlier today. He seemed very spooked midday for no reason and was scared of me and even the food I tried to hand him. He kept his tail up and it was a little t...
Balding old man
 mechnut450 says...
this appears to be over grooming, he might be doing so late at night while your sleeping, or he when he alone
HPW vs Critter Love
 3gliders says...
Awesome Thanks
New adoptee
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
great news, most of our intros always worked out. we have a colony of 6 and a strong alpha leader gus, he tends to boss the others around sometimes. We tried to add 2 more to the 6 but gus would h...
 

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Sugar gliders eating only about a cubes worth?
 micahbear123 says...
I have two girls who I love to death and I'm a bit concerned with how they're eating? I use a TPG diet and I like to change it up after they eat up all of their food but they haven't been eating very ...
She passed
 Rin Prime says...
My glider passed away at 2am. I held her as she died against me. Should i still take her to the cet to have them see why she died?
Sugar Gliders For sale
 mcdonavan says...
Beautiful Twin Female and Male (intact) Leucistic Joeys available.
They are 100% het Cremeino. They come with a full pedigree.
. They are ready to leave now (at 12 weeks old)
They are fed on SGS2 ...
Help!! My younger sugar glider is aggressive and I don't know what to ...
 Aris Newbie says...
Hey, I'm brand new to this site and I REALLY need advice! I'm 14 and new to owning sugar gliders (I have two) and I'm sure I'm doing most things right, except that I can't figure out why my youngest s...
male glider help
 kelleyburton says...
I Have a male glider he is about 12 to 13 years old. he has almost completely lost his hair except on his head. he has no mites no infections. does anyone have any helpful advice. I am so worried ab...
Wodent wheel tragedy
 Kimdunn1969@yahoo.com says...
Do you have a Woden wheel ? We just lost one of our girls that we have had for 5 years she must have been trapped by it as we found her trapped - our other glider is fine but that have been together f...
Dry skin
 Axlbabyglider says...
Hi guys,

I just wanted to find out if anyone has any advice on dry skin.

My boy Axl who is currently injured and doesnt have full use of his back legs (dont worry have been to the vet and we are...
How big should a cage be for 6 gliders?
 Jazz4395 says...
My dad is going to build a sugar glider cage and I was wondering how big it should be? I have limited space and Im going to make it higher instead of wider. The gliders dont fight and the males are ...
Vet Care Help.
 Sleepybear says...
So recently we rescued a glider, we did have to pay for her but it was worth it as the previous owner would not reduce price for vet care after stating that the glider was injured. When the previous o...
Is this normal
 Oliveandquinoa says...
I have had my neutered male and female for almost 6 months now and Ive noticed that the male is sometimes rough with my female. I have also noticed a hissing with what sounds like a reverse sneezing...

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