Tag: sugar gliders

Can Sugar Gliders Be Potty Trained? Yes, No, Maybe?

Is it possible to potty train sugar gliders? Some say yes, some say no. The truth is that sugar gliders cannot be potty trained. Simple as that. Now before you turn away disappointed, let me explain. Gliders will go whenever and where ever they need to. However, this doesn’t mean that you have to be covered in urine all of…

My 2022 Wishlist

Let me preface this post by saying that I hope this doesn’t come across as selfish. I always love seeing wishlist posts and I thought it would be fun to share my sugar glider wishlist. Let me also say that I shall not be sharing the full thing here because it is *calculates and then looks shocked* a full sixty-six…

Revolutionized Bonding: Nine Months Rehome Update

Bonding has been revolutionized! Ilona, as you know from my last bonding updates, has a deep hatred against my poor little fingers and is determined to tear them off of my hands. 😂 I started wearing socks on my hands to protect them and that helped somewhat, but she still bit through the socks and caused me no end of…

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…