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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

Binding issue
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
free around the house is dangerous. chew on power cords....bad check out power outlets....bad. find a hole that could lead to outside the house....very bad. I have a room for my gliders, but...
More nail clipping issues 😔
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
we went to a vet that said they could cut nails for 10 bucks, but I cut nails about every 3 weeks. We had cut the gliders nails once at this point, the gliders were new to us, and this was glider 3...
Bonding with 3 new gliders at once
 Mae says...
How do you guys bond with multiple babies at once. I've always bond with one at a time as they are my bra babies. So i'm interested how you guys bond with your new gliders at the same time.
Need Advice on new male glider
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
we have two vets in the area, one we thought was expensive and inexperienced. the other was cheaper and seemed to have lots of knowledge, two glider vets on site. 1. I would check around and s...
Pulling female from colony (3F:1NeuteredM) to breed
 Ruthue12340 says...
Im not vary experience with breeding I just got my first breeders and I think you should be fine with putting your girl with the male if they get along I do not think you should put the male in the ca...
TPG Vitamins
 Little_Miss_Glider says...
Hey Guys, I am considering changing my girls from the BML diet to the TPG diet, they seem to be having issues with eating the BML mix and now have cracked fur. I know some people say their gliders don...
Worms around bottom.. Homeopath natural wormer petco
 suggiegirls says...
My glider has thode skinny little worms around butt. Petco has small animal wormer homepathic. Anyone try this.. Its also sold on amazon
Rusting cage. Recommendations?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
I love the midwest critternation cage on amazon, also sold at petsmart as the all things living cage (1/2 inch barspace one not ferret one). some of my older ones are starting to show signs of rust ...
E. coli sugar glider
 evita29 says...
Normal Pop mucus wrapped.Which subspecies to look for.They are 7 Subspecies.Which species to test?Please help me!In order to administer the antibiotic, the type of coli bacterium must be determined.I ...
9 day old Joey has some diarrhea
 Coreymycat says...
My 9 day old Joey had some diarrhea today what can I give her to help her with that? Im feeding this to her. 1.5 tbsp unflavored pedialyte, 0.5 apple juice, 1.0 tsp of gliderade, 1.0 tbsp marsupial m...
 

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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 ...
My baby died
 Boltsmom1210 says...
Two weeks ago my husband and I adopted a 3 month old sugar glider that we named lightning so our other suggie, bolt, could have a brother. This morning he was climbing around the cage like normal, we...

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