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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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Getting desperate, they keep fighting
 Scoria says...
GlidingCameron, how did you end up with gliders, if you don't mind me asking? My patents would never have let me keep such high-maintenance pets at that age. You must be one responsible guy.
sugar glider keeps biting me
 Scoria says...
I'll let them nibble but if they start getting too rough I take my finger out of their reach. Don't jerk back or anything, just take it away. I will play with mine with my finger like they are little ...
My sugar glider wont bond with me?
 Scoria says...
Mine don't like to come out unless I turn off all the lights, but they're ok if turn my phone's flashlight at the ceiling. Gliders don't get picked up so much as they learn to step up like you would t...
How bad is their poop supposed to smell?
 Scoria says...
Gross I know but I'm wondering. Mine's poop only smells if it's close to your face and fresh. Smells worse depending on what they've eaten (they beg and if what I'm eating is glider-safe they get some...
Neutered Boy genitalia Issues
 Thesugarbeatles says...
My newest baby, Harrison, was oop on December 17th. He is neutered, and he is doing great with the girls so far, but we recently noticed (yesterday) that his genitalia has been out and he's messing wi...
Trio of males healthier than a pair?
 Alee121 says...
Hi All! First time posting. I've been trying to do research for days and to no avail, my best options seems to be asking all of you directly. In short, I am highly considering getting a third neut...
What do I do when one of my gliders is gone?
 Tiakristin3 says...
So sorry for your loss! Good for you for wanting to make sure that Issei is well taken care of and happy. It sounds like both of you would benefit from another glider. Depending where you're from,...
how to bond with a sugar glider?
 volleyballgal says...
Also do as much research as possible i have done months of research before i even got a glider.
Could my female be unwilling/uninterested in mating?
 BennyNace says...
If I have learned anything with sugar gliders, it's that they have huge personalities and the do have preferences. I don't think it would be totally unheard of for her to be selective about mating esp...
I need some advice PLEASE
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
honey is the main ingredient in OHPW, so my gliders eat unpasteurized honey every night. maybe you should make sure the cage was glider safe, no unsafe metals. also our vet said the one thing a...
 

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Keeping My Gliders Warm
 annamarie98 says...
So Ive had my gliders for a few months now and Im worried that theyre not warm enough. They shiver quite a bit and my dad tends to keep the house quite cold. Im just wondering what some good ways ...
Tpg diet?
 volleyballgal says...
So I have been feeding my glider the tpg diet and I have been doing it in liquid form and not freezing it. Do I need to freeze it for better results, but she eats it just fine. So should I continue t...
How long does it take you to clean your gliders' cage? How often?
 wilky says...
How long does it take you to clean your gliders cage? Also, how often do you do it and how?
Rejected Joeys
 Gliderlove50 says...
We were so excited about our Joeys, and we had two of them, a boy and a girl, but momma rejected them both after a few days out of pouch. We found the male dead in pouch with dad and sister while mom ...
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 gogogo202 says...
I love suggies so much, cant live without em (Rocket and rose my babies x3)
Help dont know what to do to help babies
 gogogo202 says...
My suggie Rose had a joey a few weeks ago and this is her second time the first time she had 2 and both of them passed away and I want to prevent that. The joey is still in the pouch but I really want...
Please Help,
 VixenVertex says...
Hello guys, my name is Vixen. The situation I've found myself in may be one a few people have had. The story behind my new Sugar Gliders is complicated..
Basically, the first owner had a bonded pair...
Sugar Glider Tent
 annamarie98 says...
I have been looking for some safer ways to have my sugar gliders out an about at night with me. Usually, I let them run around in the basement with my supervision one at a time but Athena, my biggest ...
Concerned new parent.. Too much time with my glider?
 Feralhiro says...
I have a new baby glider 10 weeks oop,
She's been in my home for just short of two weeks. When she first come to my home I gave her two days to adjust using the fleese patches with my scent on them. ...
Help!
 Zuesanderos says...
Hello I have 2 gliders Zues and Eros. I've had them for over a month now. I honestly don't know how this happened but Eros has been acting weird and wheezing a lot. Today I noticed there was blood whe...

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