Category: Care

Dare To Rest: Sick Glider Paranoia

(Written two nights before our move from GA) It’s one AM. Sleep pulls at my eyes and I know I should close them and rest. But worry compels me to stay awake; to watch Cardamom and Dreamer and to make sure that they are okay. Adventures in Odyssey plays in my ear buds and drowns out the sound of the…

Why I Chose An E-Jacket Over An E-Cone

I love research. So when I was about to have Ink neutered, I went on a research spree. I spent hours reading old threads on glider forums, watching videos and finding as much information as I could on the process and the recovery. One of the first things that I found was how important it is to have an e-cone…

10 Must Haves For New Owners

Today I will be sharing ten MUST HAVES for new owners! This is a list of things that you should buy BEFORE or very soon after you get your gliders. Cage Obviously this is the most important thing to have before you get your gliders. The minimum cage requirements for a pair of gliders is 24″ by 24″ by 36″…

Babies & Bladder Infections

Hey friends. Life here in the glider world has been a whirlwind lately! I’ve been really busy with the joeys. They are such a joy. I’m treasuring every moment with them – especially because I know that these are my last joeys (at least in the near future). It’s so bittersweet watching them grow. Every day brings me closer to…

Apollo Wheel VS Silent Runner

A wheel is a vital part of any sugar glider cage. It provides them with exercise, entertainment and it is a stress reliever. My gliders run on their wheel (off and on) for hours. I have no idea what they’d do without it! It’s important to find a good, glider safe wheel. Hamsters wheels are absolutely NOT SAFE. Anything that…

Myths & Methods of Neutering

Today I will be talking about the different methods of neutering, some myths that surround it and important things to know before sending your boy off to the vet. For a more in depth look at what the neutering day and recovery looked like, check out my other post here where I shared my experience with Ink’s neuter. Methods of…

Ink’s Neuter: What To Expect

Hello friends. Today I’m going to be sharing my experience with getting a sugar glider neutered. I will be doing a whole different post about myths, methods and other such things related to neutering. This post, however, is just about Ink’s neuter. After a lot of thought and consideration of Dreamer’s health, I decided that I would get Ink neutered.…

5 Reasons Play Dates Are Harmful

I hear a lot of people talking about doing play dates with their sugar gliders. I personally am very against the idea. Here are five reasons that play dates can be harmful to your gliders. One: Passing Sicknesses When a person gets a new sugar glider, that glider is almost always quarantined for a month before being introduced to the…

My Favorite Recourses

Hey guys! I have a bunch of stuff to do today and am running out of time, lol. SO this post won’t be too in depth. 🙂 I’m going to be sharing my favorite sugar glider resources – places where I have learned and grown! I hope that you will find these helpful as well. Forums Both of these forums…