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Sugar Glider Breeders Baton Rouge LA

Sugar gliders make interesting pets. They are about the size of a hamster with soft fur. They are very social animals and are best kept with at least one other sugar glider. If kept alone, they require considerable playing attention and social interaction with their owners.

Pet Butler of Baton Rouge
(225) 268-8217
1745 East Lakeshore Drive
Baton Rouge, LA

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PetSmart
(225) 929-9590
8660 Airline Rd
Baton Rouge, LA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(225) 275-4858
1653 Millerville Rd
Baton Rouge, LA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Nature's Groom
(225) 288-6400
7353 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA
 
PetSmart
(225) 292-0479
10527 SOUTH MALL DRIVE
BATON ROUGE, LA

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PetSmart
(225) 292-0479
10527 S Mall Dr
Baton Rouge, LA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PETCO
(225) 297-5997
6857 Siegen Lane
Baton Rouge, LA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PETCO
(225) 665-0507
2358 South Range Avenue
Denham Springs, LA
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

Marsh Dog
(225) 381-8364
P.O. Box 14848
Baton Rouge, LA
Products
Wild Nutria Dog Biscuits

PetSmart
(225) 929-9590
8660 AIRLINE HIGHWAY
BATON ROUGE, LA

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Sugar Glider

Sugar gliders make interesting pets. They are about the size of a hamster with soft fur. They are very social animals and are best kept with at least one other sugar glider. If kept alone, they require considerable playing attention and social interaction with their owners. Being nocturnal, their eyes are very large, and they prefer dim lighting. They have specialized incisors designed to gouge trees to extract sap, so they need branches to chew. They have several distinctive vocalizations, from alarm yaps and hisses to low barking groans, screams and high squeaks.

V ital Statistics

  • Total length: 11 inches (28 cm)
  • Body length: 5 inches (13 cm)
  • Body weight: 90-130 grams
  • Age of sexual maturity: Male: 12-14 months, Female: 8-12 months
  • Life span: 10-14 years

Is your Sugar Glider male or female?

Check the lower abdomen for a pouch opening in the female or for the fur-covered testicles in the male; the bifurcated (forked) penis is located at the base of the tail. Males develop a scent gland on the forehead, which they may rub on the female’s chest. Males also have anal glands and scent glands on the chest. Both sexes scent-mark territory in a freshly cleaned enclosure.

Sugar gliders breed relatively easily in captivity. The gestation period is only 16 days, at which time the infants make their way to the pouch where they attach to a nipple and stay for 2 months. Ten days after ...

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