Sugar Glider Community Calendar

Please click here to see larger view
Articles
More coming soon!!
Today's Birthdays
affiebear, Nimue, sharit, TomNKole, Tuckersmommy
Featured Member
Registered: 05/03/16
Posts: 129
Last 10 Posts
Melanistic Gliders
by Srlb
04:09 PM
Camille
by Terry
04:08 PM
Round 3 the swelling starts
by Terry
04:06 PM
"Homemade" yogie treats
by KarenE
10:04 AM
Dear Crabby
by Feather
10:17 PM
2018 Sugar Glider Calendar and Cafe Press Store
by theresaw
08/18/17 08:46 PM
Riding on back?
by Nejwig
08/18/17 10:52 AM
Sick glider- post surgery decline
by sugarfluff
08/18/17 08:09 AM
Custom Cage Liners Machine Wash & Dry
by gr8pots
08/17/17 08:05 AM
Joey or Full grown
by josefine
08/16/17 11:30 PM
Google+

Facebook
Join Us On Facebook
Topic Options
#1362757 - 01/28/14 10:12 PM Weird Hissing/Crab
ashleighx0 Offline
Out of Pouch

Registered: 12/31/11
Posts: 53
Loc: Tampa, FL
Hello.

I have two females that are around 2 years old. They have been in the same cage for 1.5 years and have gotten along great (I believe). Lately at night sometimes I hear a weird hissing/crab sound. its short bursts of hissing . Here's a video.


I actually saw one female kinda on the others back like nibbling/licking the others head or back or something.

Any inputs? They wll not hush up.


Edited by GliderNursery (01/29/14 09:18 AM)
Edit Reason: embedded video
_________________________
New Mama to:

:wfb: Marlee :wfb: Baby

Top
Current Research, Studies & Resources
#1362774 - 01/29/14 07:37 AM Re: Weird Hissing/Crab [Re: ashleighx0]
ashleighx0 Offline
Out of Pouch

Registered: 12/31/11
Posts: 53
Loc: Tampa, FL
Maybe one is in heat?
_________________________
New Mama to:

:wfb: Marlee :wfb: Baby

Top
#1362797 - 01/29/14 09:16 AM Re: Weird Hissing/Crab [Re: ashleighx0]
Feather Offline
Administrator

Registered: 01/19/08
Posts: 11943
Loc: Wisconsin
One or both could be in heat or the one riding the other could be establishing dominance over the other one.

Mine make that hissing crab noise usually when someone has moved in the pouch and they are kind of saying. Get your foot out of my face.
_________________________
Kimberley
Feathers-Sweetie, Sklyar Blue, Mister Peanut, Big Mack & Ibo
Fur-Widget, Guinan, Mr. Spock, T'Mir, Micheal, Stevie, Cho & :bb: T'Pol, Elizabeth & Curzon :wfb: TY, TJ & T'Pring :rtmo: O'Ryan :leu:
Forever in my heart, Gizmo, Tucker and the rest of my babies over the :rbridge:


Top
#1362812 - 01/29/14 10:39 AM Re: Weird Hissing/Crab [Re: ashleighx0]
Lisette Offline
Glider Explorer

Registered: 10/09/12
Posts: 211
Loc: Windsor, on, ca
Mine also make that sound in the pouch when one is squirming around and disturbing the other.
_________________________
Thanks,
Lisette

Proud momma to
:rtmo: Sugar and
:grey: Spice

Top
#1362885 - 01/30/14 06:12 PM Re: Weird Hissing/Crab [Re: ashleighx0]
Typhoonkitty Offline
Glider Lover

Registered: 04/30/13
Posts: 630
Loc: Albany, New York
Yeah, Kiki and Buster make those noises at each other in the pouch a lot, mostly when fatty buster is squishing Kiki. Jasper will make a longer hissing. Lise when he's looking for me or calling out to the other two.
_________________________
"There are no happy endings because nothing ends."

Mom/Slave to three kitties:
Hemitite, Miki, and Shade

And two gliders:
Jasper and Kiki

Over the Rainbow: Buster (12/16/14)

Top
#1365854 - 03/19/14 09:26 AM Re: Weird Hissing/Crab [Re: ashleighx0]
wharkins2005 Offline
New Member

Registered: 01/21/14
Posts: 4
Loc: Mississippi
I've been trying to find out this for myself...glad its not fighting

Top
#1368640 - 04/19/14 08:03 AM Re: Weird Hissing/Crab [Re: ashleighx0]
haleysbaby Offline
In Pouch

Registered: 03/15/14
Posts: 39
Loc: Indiana, United States
My little guy makes a noise very similar to this and I've been wondering what it is too. I've only ever heard him do this in the morning after treat time, shortly after he's just snuggled up and went to sleep. I usually go check on him and sometimes will talk to him. Sometimes he peeks his head out of his pouch and others he seems to be asleep.
_________________________
Proud mommy of
Avi!

Top




Moderator:  Feather, KarenE, Ladymagyver, Philwojo 
Sugar Glider Help Page



Please click above to see how you can help!!

Moon
CURRENT MOON
Who's Online
1 registered (Ladymagyver), 31 Guests and 66 Spiders online.
Key: Owner, Admin, Mod
Newest Members
BeardedGlider, saharasnow, Louise, MzT3xdafun, Chrissy3
6305 Registered Users
Forum Stats
9 posts in the last 24hrs
6305 Members
134 Forums
8810 Topics
147035 Posts

Max Online: 478 @ 07/15/07 01:24 AM
Last 10 New Topics
Camille
by Feather
10:14 PM
"Homemade" yogie treats
by sugarfluff
05:44 PM
Joey or Full grown
by kinn2388
08/16/17 09:43 AM
How could I help this glider?
by MomoShiva
08/15/17 05:21 PM
One day too late
by CrypticDelirium
08/15/17 03:06 PM
a strange Diabetic question
by mechnut450
08/15/17 11:37 AM
Glider in distress
by maycstay
08/15/17 12:11 AM
Dear Crabby
by TwoDog
08/14/17 06:10 AM
Let's see your cages!
by Nanina_Bryan
08/13/17 10:11 PM
Black Beauty Male
by Srlb
08/13/17 12:02 PM
(Views)Popular Topics
I just found a lump on Timmy's chest--HELP! 20200203
Spencer needs your prayers/good thoughts 12460951
TEXAS 626156
Pitbull biter needs advice/help 560048
OHIO 482728
Member Titles 431044
MISSOURI 367313
HOLY CRACKERS AMERICAN HPW's 341844
OKLAHOMA 328507
URGENT - Genetic Flaw discovered 322414
Supported Browser
This site was tested and is best viewed in Google Chrome & Mozilla FireFox



Firefox 3

Download your copy today!!!


GliderCENTRAL
©1998-2017