Webvet

Webvet

Social Media Icons

Follow Us:

Sugar Glider Breeders Richmond VA

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.

Beggar's Bones
(804) 254-2663
317 N. Robinson St.
Richmond, VA

Data Provided by:
Stable Grid System
(804) 262-7698
4209 Seminary Avenue
Richmond, VA

Data Provided by:
PETCO
(804) 672-2180
9051 Staples Mill Road
Richmond, VA
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

PetSmart
(804) 897-9490
1276 Car Mia Way
Richmond, VA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:00-9:00
Sunday: 8:00-7:00

PetSmart
(804) 730-7545
7225 Bell Creek Rd Ste 228
Mechanicsville, VA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

for the love of pete!
(804) 288-3674
322 Libbie Ave
Richmond, VA

Data Provided by:
PetSmart
(804) 282-6455
5515 W Broad St
Richmond, VA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

PETCO
(804) 272-1649
9700 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA
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
(804) 360-7446
11331 West Broad Street
Glen Allen, VA
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

PetSmart
(804) 364-2570
11740 W Broad St Ste A
Richmond, VA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 9:00-7:00

Data Provided by:

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 ...

Click here to read full article from WebVet.com

WebVet does not partner with or endorse any of the local product and service providers listed on this page. If you have questions specific to your pets needs or the quality of care and service, we highly recommend you speak with your veterinarian. If you don't have a local veterinarian, please click here to find one.

Opinion Corner
Pet Owners in Virginia shared their opinions about Pet Owner Survey
Do you own any pets?
Yes: 82%
No: 17%
What type(s) of pet(s) do you own? (Select all that apply)
Dog: 66%
Cat: 66%
Bird: 0%
Small pet (e.g. rabbit, hamster, ferret): 5%
Exotic pet (snake, lizard): 5%
Fish: 22%
Horse: 5%
Pig: 0%
Other farm animal: 0%
Other: 0%
What types of pet information do you most frequently seek out on the Internet? (Select all that apply)
Health-related symptoms (vomiting, diarrhea, limping, etc.): 50%
In-depth information about your pet's health (allergies, ticks and fleas, nutrition, etc.): 44%
Cute pet pictures or funny videos: 50%
Pets in the News (hero stories, photo contests, etc.): 16%
Breed information or place to adopt a pet: 33%
Finding a vet for your pet: 27%
Alerts (pet food recalls, seasonal alerts, etc.): 33%
Other: 11%
How important is it that the medical/health-related content you find is veterinarian-approved?
Not at all important: 5%
Not that important: 5%
Neutral: 38%
Important: 11%
Very important: 38%
Source: Survey.com
Local Events

Belroi Agility Club of Virginia
Dates: 10/18/2014 – 10/18/2014
Location:
Border Crossing Toano
View Details

Belroi Agility Club of Virginia
Dates: 10/19/2014 – 10/19/2014
Location:
Border Crossing Toano
View Details