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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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squinting one eye and diarrhea HELP
 GandKaidos says...
depending on the medicine, if it got into his eye he could just be irritated. Diarrhea for a month is concerning. Have you gently changed their diet to more solids and different food? Or do they have ...
Confused, help please! Joeys age
 rooroo says...
@BYK_Chainsaw @GandKaidos Im very sorry that it took me this long to reply: I didnt know how to see the replies to my post and only learned that there were replies today. I got my gliders 10 week...
Breeding trio- mom and daughter
 gliderloverforever says...
I'm so sorry. :( It's always hard losing joeys. I hope that it doesn't happen again. <3
Sugar gliders tooth
 Jesselou802 says...
For a little context I live in Vermont. I have had roscoe and momo for about 4 years now going on 5 actually this year (time flies) theyve been absolutely fine, they get treats, they bark, they eat a...
Neutering question
 gliderloverforever says...
Awesome! So glad! Hehe yes, I felt that way about my lovely reverse stripe mosaic male. Your little guy is beautiful!
Help wet looking gliders??
 kittay7 says...
my gliders look wet with a yellowish tint there pouch was soaking wet brown liquid was underneath the pouch on the mat even inside the pouch has a scent of strong urine like if hes been over marki...
Help?
 gliderloverforever says...
That is wonderful. I'm so glad to hear it. :)
How did I miss this? Pregnancy. What to do?
 devoted101 says...
first, thank you. Also, thank you again. That is the plan just a question of getting him in. That said I do have a plan B in case. The newer vet I see with my gliders is somewhat inconsistent but cl...
resolving the broken links in prior recent posts
 devoted101 says...
Here are some more pics of my NuJoey PaleTail. My first joey brought to me by my gliders #128522;




Help!! My gliders won't stop fighting:(
 devoted101 says...
I went through a similar random phase once but not as extreme. One of my gliders (Ace) seemed to have it out for PhiPhi but it seemed out of the blue. Ace has always been a little bit of a B to any...
 

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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!
2 month old babies
 Mkpage319 says...
I have 2 two month old siblings. Are they still supposed to be on milk? Gliderpidea mentioned they are weaned at 16 weeks. Should I be giving them a milk substitute? I bought baby food and added a lit...
Sugar Glider siblings
 Mkpage319 says...
Hello All, I had a geriatric glider of 11 years, received her @ 3 yrs of age. She past today. I purchased two 2 month old babies yesterday. (I hvnt had babies) One male and one female. I was reading i...
Looking for gliders in Colorado
 mcrmygirl15 says...
I recently adopted a female from someone who was unable to take care of her, and I am looking to adopt a single glider so she is not alone. Does anyone know of places in Colorado or breeders?
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 ...

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