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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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Neuter after care
 gliderloverforever says...
I had my 11 week old male neutered yesterday. I had my older male neutered a few months ago (his dad, lol) and I had an e-jacket for him. Worked amazingly well. Unfortunately, I'm in the middle of a ...
Cat pee on glider pouches, safe to use?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
cat saliva is bad. they might not like the scent very much. but if you wash is good it should be safe to use, as long as they dont bond to the cat haha
glider with joey (help !)
 gliderloverforever says...
I used to hobby breed, so if you have questions about raising the joeys or neutering your male, etc. I'm more than happy to answer you. My email is on my profile and my PM is open! :)
I need help
 gliderloverforever says...
Your gliders will bond with you. I promise. It will just take a lot of time and patience. They have to learn to trust you and not to see you as a threat. When you are stressed, try to go away from th...
cages
 koslund says...
does anyone have a cage with a high-rimmed litter tray so that the litter does not scatter on the floor so much? I have the Exotic Pets Madagascar and the cage is good but the tray is so flimsy: it is...
New owner of 9, need help
 gliderloverforever says...
I am so.glad that yoyr wife has been able to join some facebook groups and that ypu gpt a mentor! There are a lot of great groups out there! #128522; That definitely makes sense. Ypu are doing what y...
New glider owner of 9, all ages. Need help.
 Shoogs66 says...
Long story short, my wife rescued these little fellas today who were in desperate need of help. We are both first time owners We upgraded their home to a large chinchilla cage until we can find somet...
TPG Diet
 Marmar.033 says...
Awesome! Thank you so much! (:
slimy stuff on belly of my female
 nike7 says...

What does your suggies plate look like?
 Brandylace says...
I am trying to get an idea of how much i should be feeding my loves every night. I am using the bml diet with fresh veggies and fruit . they always have pellets available and two sources of water. The...
 

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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...
Mean glider
 Nikkiegizmo says...
Hi all ! First post here. I have 2 female gliders, Gizmo who is 5 and Gadget who is 1. Gadget is a sweet girl I have no problems with her. Gizmo is a different story I have had her 2 years and I dont...
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 ...

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