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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

Biting
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
quote:Originally posted by Aaleyha She is getting more used to me she is not crabbing as bad as before and kodo started barking this morning around 4 I we told that it means they're lonely and want to...
Age
 Aaleyha says...
Thank for the reassurance
gliders shiver ant wont come out their pouch
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
they are in a new environment, still adjusting. the room is light up so they think its daytime and stay in pouch. I leave on a small night light in the room, so it is very dark most of the night. ...
Fake plant suggestions for cages
 JHoldsworth says...
Hi, Im new to the forum. Im hoping to get suggestions or recommendations (if its safe) on adding plastic greenery, wireless ones, for enrichment and a more natural like habitat for my gliders. Ive...
Ichigo, 7 yr.old female
 LanaDrake says...
Her cheek is swollen under her right eye. Finances are bad as I got attacked by a dog two months ago that I had to undergo surgery for and my husband just had heart surgery. Is there anything I ...
Suggies in Colorado?
 sugarnewbie says...
Hello, I am interested in adopting or purchasing some sugar gliders but want to know as much as possible about them first. I'm an animal lover and have had many different types of pets but never a sug...
Momma glider making weird sounds please any advice is welcome
 sjusovare says...
I would think she is more likely in heat, if so you will hear those hiss for a few days. when she's feeding her joey, you can't mistake the sound (so called "singing" for a hiss, it's rather rythmical...
Iwant to know if she is bonded to me
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
bonded or not bonded. your situation sounds good to me. just keep an eye on her while running free so that she doesnt chew a power cord or eat something bad. to me a true bonding seems to be.....
Cloaca discharge
 vollerei says...
Hey all. My female sugar (age unknown - rescue from a seized household) Ezra has a slight discharge from her cloaca. It is slightly yellow in color (not milky like with skunking, but barely yellow). S...
need help with my 2 sugar glider
 momu says...
i had my first sugar glider with me 5month ago,a female named mumu.she is 7month old now.recently am getting a sister for her,1.5 moth old named momo.now i hav 2 female sugar glider. mumu is pretty at...
 

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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...
Not enough suggie resources in japan!
 Firefix says...
I am not new to suggies and have always made their food (had 4 when I was younger). Im at a lost living in japan, I had 4 babies dumped on me from watching them. They have always been on pellets. I w...
Sugar glider ate a whole cockroach
 Lindanga says...
So I'm taking care of this sugar glider for a friend. I've done my research and all so I make sure to deliver her just as healthy as the day she was brought to me. Her companion is on the way so she w...
4 Females, 2 Males ?
 Jazz4395 says...
I have a colony of a male, a female and their two daughters. They recently had twins - a girl and boy. I would like to keep both of them because they are very sweet but I dont know if it would work ...

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