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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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Ants everywhere!
 Quinnlynn says...
I typically get a lot of ants in the summer, and they've found the glider cage and all that sweet, sweet food.... I usually use peppermint oil, cinnamon oil, and/or powdered cinnamon to keep the ants...
bml question
 raisnok says...
i have a general question, i was doing some reading and found article on baby foods containing Dangerous Levels of Arsenic, Lead, Cadmium, and Mercury is there any concern for our gliders? ifso how do...
What are sugar gliders afraid of?
 GandKaidos says...
I second the above. It can sometimes vary depending on glider... but anything new and unusual is suspicious. Gliders can be the most LOVING and PLAYFUL things once they're comfortable. But they are st...
My suggie died and don't understand why
 GandKaidos says...
Hello Jess, I'm so so so sorry for your loss. This is the worst part about owning pets- you always outlive them. my only possible guesses are that she was sick with an internal bug, or perhaps died of...
IN NEED OF SOMEONE WANTING AGGRESSIVE GLIDER
 Dina431 says...
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Walking problem
 Khaleesi says...
Hi!! So my sugar glider (Darling) I think shes having problems walking. Shes currently on heat so I had to separate her and she also just had a baby. Today when I was fixing the other cage she came ...
Dead glider :( In desperate need of advice
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
Yes gliders are colony animals, and MOST do best with others. BUT I have read about breeders have gliders that are alone, happy and refuse a new cagemate. I think most say single gliders just need ...
Which room is better for my gliders?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...




Goodbye scratty boy <3
 BWsugargliders says...
Thank you I still miss him very much <3
My sugar glider bites
 BWsugargliders says...
Thank you so much this helped me alot. Bacon trust me now and we haven't had taht incident but waffle still needs a little more bonding lol tha k you for the tips!!!
 

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my sugar glider licked chocolate
 fayy says...
there was an unwrapped reese's cup on the floor and i saw my 5 month old glider licking it. she didnt bite it at all, she only licked a few amounts of it. i immediately made her drink lots of water an...
Pregnant female question!!
 Scrichey says...
Hi, I have a long story. I will start from the beginning. Two years ago I started researching sugar gliders. Then I wanted some. I found a family ( male, female, and two joeys, male and female). I pur...
3 female sugar gliders for sale
 Sleibenguth says...
I have (3) female sugar gliders that I need to rehome due to not having time to take care of them since I found out my husband has cancer and I recently had a heart attack. All 3 are in perfect healt...
My gliders arent eating!
 Vanessa2000 says...
So my female Luna and my male Stitch havent been eating for a week, Ive put their fruits and vegetables with boiled egg and their vitamins every night but in the morning its still there, my male wi...
Help!
 AllieRyeee says...
I have two girls Zoe and Ivy. Ivy is more bonded with me then Zoe so I decided to cut her nails everything was fine but today I saw a small sore on her head and vet isnt a option right now :( what sh...
Nail trimming help please
 Konafurby says...
So according to the internet i need to trim my suggies nails, but since they're recently adopted, they aren't really bonding with me and I'm having a really hard time keeping them still while trimming...
Nail trimming help please
 Konafurby says...
So according to the internet i need to trim my suggies nails, but since they're recently adopted, they aren't really bonding with me and I'm having a really hard time keeping them still while trimming...
Nippy glider
 Konafurby says...
So i just adopted 2 gliders, and I'm really new at this. One of them, the female one named kona keeps on nipping me for no reason. I take care of her a lot so i keep getting nipped, but when others ta...
Sugar Glider siblings and a new set of red males
 Mkpage319 says...
Hello, as I mentioned in a previous journal entry I purchased two 2 month old siblings. I'm starting to get the feeling that they were 2 months old including pouch time as they are still wanting milk....
Looking for Sugargliders/Joeys!
 olivas.brooke says...
Hello! I am in the Northern Colorado area and I am trying to look for a breeder to bring home joeys! Does anyone have any recommendations? Thank you for your help!

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