Tale of a Failed Holiday Shoot – Second Edition

Last year, I had brilliant plans for a beautiful holiday photoshoot with Ink and Dreamer. I spent all morning creating props, putting together a backdrop, and prepping my camera. Alas, as you see in that post, the photos were less than pleasing and had very little holiday spirit to them. This year, however, things were going to be different. I…

10 Reasons Your Glider Is Biting & Prevention

Sugar gliders bite for a multitude of reasons and sometimes it is impossible to figure out the root cause. However, here are ten reasons why your gliders may be biting. 1 – You Scare Me This type of biting is most common when you first get your glider. They don’t know that you’re a friend and they are terrified of…

6 Things a Good Vet Won’t Do

Every sugar glider owner knows that they should have a good veterinarian before an emergency arises. But finding a good vet can be a challenge. Unfortunately, there are many vets who have old information regarding gliders or don’t understand what gliders actually need. It can be frustrating to have a vet give you bad advice or not be able to…

10 Things to Consider Before You Breed

If you read my other post 8 Reasons Breeding May Not Be For You, then you are familiar with the potential problems and setbacks that can come when breeding sugar gliders. If you are still interested in breeding, today’s post may be for you. Here are ten things to further consider before you begin breeding. 1 – Research The first…

Sleepy Glider Eating

During our move, I supplied the gliders with lots and lots of apples to keep them hydrated. One time I opened the pouch and gave Ilona a piece of apple. She took it eagerly and ate it…all with her eyes closed! It was too cute. ~Hattush More Adorable Gliders

4 Gliders In A Trashcan + Dollar Treasures

Despite the rather omminous title, no gliders were thrown away or damaged. A few days ago, Daddy woke up to find that all four of my glider had stuffed themselves into their one trashcan toy.  😂 How two adults and two large joeys managed to squeeze themselves in that I have no clue! But man, it was adorable! Ink and…

Arrival In Utah: Day 3 Cross-State Move

After leaving the airbnb bright and early (for us) at 11 AM, we drove a few minutes…and then stopped. Imagine my happiness melting away into frustrating and deep boredom. Here we were, imaging that, since we only had a 7 hour drive, we would be in plenty early before the gliders woke up and we could relax at the airbnb…

Broken Vans & The Never-Ending Barker: Day 2 Cross-State Move

After spending a few lovely days at my grandparents house eating wonderful food, visiting and celebrating my graduation, we packed up the pets and hit the road again. We only had 10 hours to drive that day. We left around 11:30. The gliders were in their pouches after having spent happy days in their cages, eating and drinking and playing.…