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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

Bounding question
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
gliders like the dark, you say you "turn on the lights and they run." try keeping it dark and have a treat. I have a treat container, I shake it so it rattles with the treats inside. the gliders...
Reverse Stripe Mosaics
 gliderloverforever says...
How much would a reverse stripe mosaic with cow ears generally cost? Just curious. :)
Separating a female to rest
 kazko says...
The more critters sharing a nesting pouch/box, the more cramped it gets and potentially sweaty. She may be enjoying the time with the others and just looks ragged instead of actually suffering. But ...
Big Mass on Male gliders genitalia and rectum area. Helpp!!
 kazko says...
He needs to be pulled into a hospital cage to be alone. If left with the others he will be attacked and/or will self mutilate to his death. You will need to find a vet that can help treat the critter...
Advice for syringe feeding glider with clostridium bacteria
 HiddenGlider says...
Hello all! First time posting here so apologies if its not correct formatting or something. I have a 8 year old sugar glider named Coco. She was not acting her usual self so I took her to my local e...
Diet OHPW or Critter love?
 Cherry says...
thank you both for all the help!
Bonding colonies
 KimberlyD14 says...
Hi all, A year ago I took in a family of 4 gliders, mom(Mya) dad (Zeus) and twin baby boys( dexter and Ares). About 5 months ago Ares passed suddenly and all of my babies felt the loss. After much de...
Diet has too much calcium
 gliderloverforever says...
I hope that it'll be a good fit!
Help please :) Just need some information
 gliderloverforever says...
If it turns out that she does have joeys, I'll be happy to walk you through the process as best as I can. Let me send you a PM that has my personal email. You can contact me there (or on here haha) if...
Patio Living?
 Gabe W says...
Hi there! I have three boy sugar glider and I live on the third floor of my complex. The patio is screened in with no holes!!!, has plenty of plants for them to explore, which they love doing and it...
 

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Introducing two females
 redhead174900 says...
Hi all,

I currently have one female glider that has lost her friend :( . I am thinking about adopting another female friend for her but I have only ever had a male and female together. Are there a...
My baby joey seems very tired
 Lola_@123 says...
Hi, I am new to this so I don't know much but my joey is acting very tired. He was very active just a few hours ago but now he is just sleeping and hasn't eaten anything. I gave some apple but he won'...
Weird Glider Behavior (Bolded for Skimming)
 momoandpetreesparent says...
So my wonderful Momo has been about 1 year in my care now and she does the weirdest things. Sometimes she just spaces out and phases out of existence for a bit just sitting there sometimes for over an...
4 am crazy? Normal?
 Aliikatt says...
So I got a glider 2 days ago he's about 9 wks old I believe. Well he does good in is pouch and cage through out the day but the last 2 morning at around 4 am he starts freaking out bad like trying to ...
New sugar glider dad - Need help
 GlidersGonnaGlider says...
So I recently bought myself a pair of sugar gliders, their names are Monte and Whiskers. They are brother and sister, I got them last Saturday and today is Wednesday. I work quite a bit, and I find it...
Need help I'm a new sugar mom
 Rosie21 says...
Hello everyone I have 2 new sugar gliders that I have barely gotten from my mom. I've had them for almost 4-5 months now and when I got them my mom had the male before the female for almost a year in ...
transitioning from critter love diet to the BML
 Kiley863 says...
Hi ok so I'm am about to receive two joeys from a breeder and she feeds them the critter love salads which is the OHPW diet if I'm not mistaken??! anyway, I will be feeding them the BML diet so how do...
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 DexTaz says...
Hello there! Im new here with my little guys Dex and Taz. Ive had them for about a year now and they are my pride and joy, I love them as if they were my own children. Im going to be going to unive...
Where can I adopt/rescue a glider?
 suggiepals says...
I have 2 older gliders, around 7 and a half and theyve been together their whole lives, but recently Ive wanted to get another glider or pair in case something happens to one of my babies I would ha...
The "WINK" and the "NOSE-BUMP"
 BatGirl says...
The first time I got winked at by one of my three sugar gliders, I instinctively winked back - it's now a part of our daily 'meet' ritual... usually when I 'visit' when they're 'up', I will stick my h...

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