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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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Older male
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Latest forum posts

!!Kudzu!! -Is it Safe??
 Petarus brevicapus fan says...
Oh, doesn't work. Sorry.
Good bye old man
 lfr899 says...
It happened again. I got home from work last night and found my male pazzo had passed away in his little coconut hut. He was very old and never really had health issues in all the years Ive had him....
Try to bond with separated sugar gliders
 AzrSlq says...
Hi everyone! Some 3 years ago,my father gave me a pair of sugar glider, both males.. I'm not sure of their actual age but they were young for sure..I am stranger to sugar gliders and am too scared to...
Aging Gliders
 Suggies4Katnip says...
I had three gliders; one has passed on recently and the other two are still living. All three are half siblings to each other and the one that passed, she was 3 years old and it was due to underlying ...
Separating Brother/Sister Pair
 nyxi093 says...
They mature 8-12 weeks(depending birthday) will mate quickly when ready. Separating them will cause a depression however if they are brother and sister breeding will cause defects and health problems ...
Strong urine smell?
 Suggies4Katnip says...
Eureka! One of my sugar gliders, Mika has a very strong urine smell as of late. I've been doing the diluted cranberry water to help if she has a UTI before taking her to the vet. She eats, snacks, and...
Introducing a New Cat to Suggies...Advice??
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
gliders in my house have a glider safe room to live in. the cats stay out! completely. cats natural instincts are to get and kill. so I would NEVER let them mix together. cats have a larg...
HPW and Snacks
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
I dont think you can make your own HPW. I buy mine on the pamperedglider.com best price I could find. it comes from Australia and I dont think they tell how to make it gliders chew up food, suc...
cage lining
 Jlthompson says...
Currently using news paper as lining in cage but recently noticed that their fur is turning a slight yellow Is it the news paper causing this and what should i use in place if it is
Nector pods
 Jlthompson says...
Just got some nectar pods .. they seem to like them and the have a lot of vitamins .. any feedback
 

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Swolen eye
 nyxi093 says...
Hi all,
Have a quick question. About a week ago we got a new sugar glider (Artemis) and shes a complete sweet heart and in good health however after coming back from work today 1pm I noticed my other...
Sudden death
 Isaac 1 says...
My girlfriends sugar glider in Thailand was 12 weeks old and died suddenly after she owned it for 2weeks the breeder feed it cats milk before she got possession of it she feed it watermelon for 2 week...
Moth Attack!
 BatGirl says...
The hapless moth fluttered into the Sugar Glider cage and immediately got the attention of one of the Sugar Gliders. The Sugar Glider seemed to be triangulating on the moth with its ears as they flick...
Want to adopt rehomed sugar gliders in Florida
 Alpaca says...
We live here in Florida and would love to know more details, as we are very interested in adopting all your sweet babies. I can best be reached at Stephaniespangler@hotmail.com or 407-920-2250.
Bald spot near the tail
 ampii says...
Hi! I've been worrying over the bald spot near the tail of my 8 months old sugar glider. He's been neutered already and I can't tell if it's due to illness or stress huhu Should I take him to the vet?
Rehoming
 Glidersab97 says...
Need to rehome 2 females 3 males. Never been together. Dont want them bred. Dont have a cage. Located in Tallahassee Florida willing to drive!!!
Young sisters looking for a new home!
 mikalia603 says...
Hey everyone,

I need to rehome my girls to a loving and knowledgable home because I am leaving for my college apartment. They come with their cage, food, and all accessories in the cage. They are ...
ISO Home/Rescue
 MAPERK3550 says...
We have had two sugar gliders for 7-10 years now, and one of the was killed by our cat this morning. The male has never been alone & we are looking for someone with another sugar glider to take him in...
Male parts hanging out
 momo1602 says...
So my male has been having his male parts hanging out for quite some time now. It has been happening every day in the last week and I'm very worried all the time. So I check up on him every 4-6 hours....
Excessive head rubbing
 Axlbabyglider says...
Hi guys,

Just a question regarding gliders rubbing their heads. My boy Axl keeps rubbing his head on his pouches and the cage to the extent that he has a huge bald patch on his head. I personally t...

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