Sugar gliders are clean, personable, and relatively quiet. Their housing and dietary requirements are reasonably easy, but make sure you have the commitment and time your new pet will require.
Other Animal Facts
Australia and nearby islands
Originally gray with a dark stripe down their back; now comes in many shades of brown, tan, black, and/or white
12-15 years on average
These vocal pets love to chat and chatter. They bond closely with their human and love lots of socializing.
Eats commercial carnivore diets, insects, and high protein food like boiled chicken. Supplement with fresh fruits and vegetables.
Keep in a large cage with nontoxic branches for perching, chewing, and exercise.
Extremely social, best kept in groups of 2 or more. Solitary gliders require a lot of attention from their owners!