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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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Need help on calcium supplements
 Momtwo13gliders says...
I am mom to 13 gliders and am baffled how much things have changed since I owned gliders 15 years ago. Back then I fed bml diet w reptile vitamin and fruits and veggies . Everyone was completely heal...
URGENT!! Sugar glider accidentally ate mouse poison
 gliderloverforever says...
Is there an emergency vet anywhere near you that you can get the glider to? Even if you have to drive a while?
Rehoming Sugar Glider in Dallas
 Quinn says...
I live in Dallas well garland, Have you found someone? Im looking for a mate for my female is he neutered yet? Shes so lonely.
2 unneutered males in cages side by side
 rooroo says...
I am planning to get a joey this month if possible male. I am not planning to breed or have joeys in the future. Is it possible to have the pack effect if i were to put 2 males in different cages but ...
Can feeding a glider spirulina make their poop green?
 sugargliderlover1-2-3-4-5 says...
Ok thanks
Peppermint treat
 gliderloverforever says...
I wouldn't recommend it. That strength of mint probably isn't good for them, plus the amount of sugar won't do their health any favors. If you want something fun and special to feed to your gliders, ...
Adopting an 8 weeks old SG and OHWP diet
 rooroo says...
Hello, I am new here in the forum. I am adopting a male joey. He will be 8 weeks old when I pick him up. I have a few questions regarding his health. Background information, I live in Indonesia and ...
New to having a joey
 GandKaidos says...
How long have you had your sugar glider? Keep in mind they take time to trust and begin to love you (think of them as tiny, very easily upset humans) a toddler doesn't want to snuggle with the neares...
2- two month old siblings
 gliderloverforever says...
It's been linked to illness in gliders. A friend of mine, who fed HPW, just recently had her glider have repeated seizures and it ended up being diet related. The synonyms stand for: OHPW - Original ...
New glider
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
ok, so after quarantine you do not introduce them. (there is a procedure write up somewhere on this site and others on other websites.) you start scent training to get the gliders used to each other...
 

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Sugar Glider siblings and a new set of red males
 Mkpage319 says...
Hello, as I mentioned in a previous journal entry I purchased two 2 month old siblings. I'm starting to get the feeling that they were 2 months old including pouch time as they are still wanting milk....
Looking for Sugargliders/Joeys!
 olivas.brooke says...
Hello! I am in the Northern Colorado area and I am trying to look for a breeder to bring home joeys! Does anyone have any recommendations? Thank you for your help!
2 month old babies
 Mkpage319 says...
I have 2 two month old siblings. Are they still supposed to be on milk? Gliderpidea mentioned they are weaned at 16 weeks. Should I be giving them a milk substitute? I bought baby food and added a lit...
Sugar Glider siblings
 Mkpage319 says...
Hello All, I had a geriatric glider of 11 years, received her @ 3 yrs of age. She past today. I purchased two 2 month old babies yesterday. (I hvnt had babies) One male and one female. I was reading i...
Looking for gliders in Colorado
 mcrmygirl15 says...
I recently adopted a female from someone who was unable to take care of her, and I am looking to adopt a single glider so she is not alone. Does anyone know of places in Colorado or breeders?
Bonding
 AmandaPanda says...
My bf and I both have a glider. I have a male. He has a female. Unfortunately we dont live with one another. We got them bonded yesterday when they were just introduced for maybe the 4th time. Still ...
Please help Glider nail trimming
 Sully-shugie-mom says...
So Ive recently come across a handful of people on here with nail trimming and I wanted to know what the easiest way to trim nails is when both my gliders bite at anything to do with their nails and ...
Feel Lost
 LoganHam says...
Im feeling lost lately. I have two female sugar gliders, one that is 4 years old (Popi) and one that is 1 year old (Taz). Ive had Popi almost her entire life, she had cage mate for over two years bu...
HELP glider acting strange
 Dvasqu14 says...
Sugar glider stopped eating playing moving two days ago. I stayed up one night with him and he began having seizure-like spasms. Took him to the vet and his blood tests returned normal as far as his g...
Dying sugar glider
 Lovemypocketpets says...
Hi, everyone! I have a 6 month old female sugar gliders named Lilo, shes been making this coughing noise and keeps opening her mouth as if shes trying to get something out, she hasnt eaten for 3 da...

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