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6 Lessons Learned from a Failed Introduction

The time had come to introduce Eris to Zoe and Boomer. I will admit I was a nervous wreck. I now believe it was my own anxiety that caused the first introduction to not go quite as planned. 848 more words

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Boomer Meets Zoe

Boomer was neutered on a Monday, so we had to wait until he was healed before truly beginning the introduction process. While I (again) waited, I read everything I could on introducing sugar gliders, and spoke with a few experienced people about the process. 307 more words

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Hooray! Problem Solved!

Well, after all the sturm and drang, the countless hours spent trying to learn about computer plug-ins, scripts, and the vagaries of various WordPress Themes,  as a last resort I changed my browser to Google Chrome. 473 more words


A gimpy sugar glider

Meet Escher, one of our sugar gliders!  Below is a quick shot of him as a joey, a few years ago.

One of the important facets of owning exotic animals is finding a good exotic vet that is familiar with your animal.   657 more words

Emergency Vet

"Staredown Contest? With ME? You Have NO Chance."

“This is a split second before he jumped from my arm and perched himself atop my phone,” says Redditer SirR0bin0fS0n. “Meet Dimitri!”

A Hive for Wee Creatures

My daughter Lana is mom to two little creatures called sugar gliders.  These little fellows are exotic marsupials from Australia named for their diet of mainly fruit and nectar and their ability to glide like flying squirrels.  274 more words


Sugar Glider Possessiveness

Based on the title of this blog post, you would think I’m talking about sugar bears being possessive, but I’m not. I’m referring to the… 360 more words

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