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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

Lost Glider Leaving the Other Alone
 AC says...
I have had 2 gliders who are just over 8 years old, and one has recently passed away due to medical complications. My other is very healthy and seems to be doing OK behaviorally so far (it's been abou...
Grieving glider - help?
 Minxies says...
It's been awhile since I posted to this forum. Sadly, one of my girls passed away on the 5th. I found her already passed on in her pouch. Her cagemate, Gili was sleeping in the main sleep-cube I ha...
Fresh Produce Delivery Plans?
 momoandpetreesparent says...
Hey everyone! I was curious if any of you do a produce delivery program to feed your suggies. I was checking out Misfits Market and Perfectly Imperfect Produce. It looks like some of these can and w...
How common is rejection/cannabalization?
 BYK_Chainsaw says...
im not a breeder and never had joeys. BUT from reading from different sources it sounds like it is not all uncommon, specially with first time moms. I feel like some of the issues that could make ...
Three Leucistic Gliders...One Platinum Joey?
 Jhaas115 says...
Hello! I recently adopted three sugar gliders. Before I was able to get the male fixed, he mated with my two females. They are all three leucistics to my knowledge. They have two Joey's, one leucistic...
Help! Temporary diet needed, no glider food available
 bunandpancake says...
Unfortunately, my kitchen has flooded and destroyed my gliders SGS II ingredients, leaving me with no food! Ive ordered more, but it takes about two weeks to ship to where I live, meaning my suggies...
One glider biting often
 Bartley2001 says...
Ahh okay, he must be trying to groom me then. Cause aprt from this he doesnt show any violent behaviour and it does seem like he enjoys my company. Thanks for your reply I'll give it a try! :)
Glider is too much bonded to me?
 Bartley2001 says...
Hi muffin, ive had my gliders now for about 3 weeks and bonding process has been going pretty well. I think her not having a cage mate will make the bonding process harder cause she doesnt have a bu...
Fighting!
 Kristiekat says...
Hey everyone! Im new here but not new to sugar gliders. Anyway I have 2 neutered males, Auzzy and Teddy Lamb. Auzzy is a year older than Teddy Lamb and he is the sweetest baby. TL is definitely mo...
Where to buy HPW online
 McKanic77 says...
I have been buying SMART HPW (powdered gravy mix) from VetsPride. I don't know if my suggs don't like it all that much. Or if they just don't eat that much in general. I put about 20 pellets covered w...
 

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Sugar glider Lack of energy. Please please help me.
 Liz_aristi says...
I am absolutely obsessed with my babies. When it comes to money or time both resources are plentiful in the care of my sugar gliders. Please hear me out.

There only symptom really is lack of awake...
Sugar glider Lack of energy. Please please help me.
 Liz_aristi says...
I am absolutely obsessed with my babies. When it comes to money or time both resources are plentiful in the care of my sugar gliders. Please hear me out.

There only symptom really is lack of awake...
Helpp
 bbangddeoki says...
My sugar glider usually will be asleep during the day unless i take her out to play and they will be awake at night when i prepare dinner for them and also very active playing around the cage

But ...
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...

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