Sugar Glider Community Calendar

Please click here to see larger view
Articles
More coming soon!!
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
Featured Member
Registered: 03/25/00
Posts: 41397
Last 10 Posts
Nail trimming
by Feather
0 seconds ago
Three weeks in, first timer, questions .
by Ladymagyver
39 minutes 8 seconds ago
New Cage for RV!
by Ladymagyver
49 minutes 17 seconds ago
A Weird Dream
by Ladymagyver
Today at 09:36 AM
Confused! Thought I was right now know I am wrong!
by Feather
Today at 01:15 AM
Hi! I need some help
by Feather
Today at 12:55 AM
Exotic nutrition products
by Claralice
Yesterday at 09:04 PM
2018 Sugar Glider Calendar and Cafe Press Store
by theresaw
12/15/17 07:04 PM
Self Mutilating
by Ladymagyver
12/15/17 05:53 PM
BML Help
by Ladymagyver
12/15/17 10:21 AM
Google+

Facebook
Join Us On Facebook
Topic Options
#1391352 - 06/25/15 02:16 PM Rehome had her babies
Sanctity Offline
Joey Member

Registered: 10/21/14
Posts: 100
Loc: Florida
The pair we recieved last week as a rehome seems to have had their joeys. I couldnt get a good look and didnt want to stress her too much, but they seemed to be fully out of pouch and their seemed to be 2 joeys. Dad wanted to come out and play as usual, I cant open the cage without him trying to jump to me, and its only been a week or so.

Any sounds or anything I should be looking out for? Seems to be a lot of crabbing but I figure thats normal now that she has 2 joeys to look after.
_________________________
Teemo, Tug, and Nala <3

Top
Current Research, Studies & Resources
#1391365 - 06/26/15 10:03 AM Re: Rehome had her babies [Re: Sanctity]
KarenE Online   /gc/lgc
Owner

Registered: 03/25/00
Posts: 41399
Loc: LittleRock, AR USA
Congratulations on the new twins :lshower: Since they are rehomes and have only been in your home a very short time, you may not see much of them for a little while since mom is still not completely acclimated to her new surroundings.

Dad, on the other hand, sounds like he is more social with you, however, I would caution getting him out during this time as mom needs him to spell her with the twins so she can get out for meals as well as some exercise. In addition, you do not want to do anything to add additional stress to her right now with the twins just out of pouch.

As hard as it is for you, I would suggest leaving them alone as much as possible to bond with their own family. You can still sit by the cage talking softly to them, but I would not hold dad so your scent goes back in with him simply because mom may not like that.

Others may have a different opinion. This is just what I would do until you are sure the little ones are strong, healthy and pretty much eating on their own. It will only be 3-4 weeks, possibly less if mom brings them to the side of the cage wink
_________________________
Your Sugar Glider Resource Center
Sugar Glider Help



Top
#1391390 - 06/26/15 07:24 PM Re: Rehome had her babies [Re: KarenE]
Terry Offline
Serious Glideritis

Registered: 04/29/12
Posts: 5080
Loc: Maryland
:yes:
_________________________
Lives with:
1 God
1 dog, (Willow)
2 Sugies, (Ollie & Skadoosh)
R.I.P. Lulu (2/28/12-10/13/17)

Top
#1391393 - 06/26/15 09:32 PM Re: Rehome had her babies [Re: Sanctity]
Sanctity Offline
Joey Member

Registered: 10/21/14
Posts: 100
Loc: Florida
Scratch that, she was just cleaning them and such. Babies still in pouch. But shes constantly "singing" to them, so they should be out in the near future.
_________________________
Teemo, Tug, and Nala <3

Top
#1391452 - 06/28/15 09:43 PM Re: Rehome had her babies [Re: Sanctity]
Sanctity Offline
Joey Member

Registered: 10/21/14
Posts: 100
Loc: Florida
UPDATE


Joeys officially came out of pouch yesterday. So far Tony and Pepper are doing a good job of alternating parental duties so the other can eat. They both completely trust me already and Pepper allowed me to pick up one of her joeys for a few seconds. Im making sure they get plenty, and I mean plenty of food. Good amount of leftovers every morning. Ill check on the little ones again tonight when Peooer leaves them with Tony to go eat.
_________________________
Teemo, Tug, and Nala <3

Top
#1391463 - 06/29/15 10:03 AM Re: Rehome had her babies [Re: Sanctity]
KarenE Online   /gc/lgc
Owner

Registered: 03/25/00
Posts: 41399
Loc: LittleRock, AR USA
Good update and congratulations on the little ones coming OOP.

So glad things are going so well, and you had the pleasure of a few seconds with one of the joeys.

You are doing a marvelous job not stressing the parents, so keep up the great work continuing to keep their trust.

Aren't those little ones just cuter than anything cloud9 I know you just want to kiss them all over, but wait just a little bit longer. You won't have to wait as long as I originally thought.

Can you believe how soft they are heart
_________________________
Your Sugar Glider Resource Center
Sugar Glider Help



Top
#1392031 - 07/17/15 07:55 PM Re: Rehome had her babies [Re: Sanctity]
Sanctity Offline
Joey Member

Registered: 10/21/14
Posts: 100
Loc: Florida
Just wanted to post an update. The twin girls are still doing well. Eyes opened a few days ago and we handle them regularly. Havent decided on names yet.
_________________________
Teemo, Tug, and Nala <3

Top
#1392039 - 07/17/15 10:28 PM Re: Rehome had her babies [Re: Sanctity]
Feather Online   sleep
Administrator

Registered: 01/19/08
Posts: 12186
Loc: Wisconsin
:thumb2:
_________________________
Kimberley
Feathers-Sweetie, Sklyar Blue, Mister Peanut, Big Mack & Ibo
Fur-Guinan, Mr. Spock, T'Mir, Micheal, Stevie, Cho & Maharet :bb: T'Pol, Elizabeth & Curzon :wfb: TY, TJ, Khayman & T'Pring :rtmo: O'Ryan :leu:
Forever in my heart, Gizmo, Tucker and the rest of my babies over the :rbridge:


Top
#1392576 - 08/05/15 01:18 PM Re: Rehome had her babies [Re: Sanctity]
Sanctity Offline
Joey Member

Registered: 10/21/14
Posts: 100
Loc: Florida
We finally decided to name then Ivy and Harley. Ivy is very much the runt of the 2 and either isn't as developed or is just much more lazy. Harley however takes after her parents and wants to explore everywhere. Tony has his neuter appointment soon but I do believe he knocked her up again last week. We shall see i suppose.

I do have a question. Assuming she's pregnant again I will let them be til those joeys are at least 12 weeks, but eventually id like to try and migrate Tug into the family. Is that possible? Then they could be one big colony, all males neutered.
_________________________
Teemo, Tug, and Nala <3

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
2 registered (KarenE, Feather), 19 Guests and 16 Spiders online.
Key: Owner, Admin, Mod
Newest Members
RAWRnivore, Tara24, Sal305, Cherylr1995, SarasotaSugs
6452 Registered Users
Forum Stats
33 posts in the last 24hrs
6453 Members
134 Forums
9003 Topics
148818 Posts

Max Online: 478 @ 07/15/07 01:24 AM
Last 10 New Topics
Confused! Thought I was right now know I am wrong!
by Claralice
Yesterday at 07:25 PM
Nail trimming
by ptamom
Yesterday at 06:19 PM
A Weird Dream
by Ladymagyver
Yesterday at 08:23 AM
Hi! I need some help
by RAWRnivore
12/15/17 05:12 PM
BML Help
by Alan
12/14/17 04:59 PM
Grieving sugar glider
by Firefly
12/14/17 01:04 PM
Self Mutilating
by Anonymous
12/14/17 11:26 AM
Injured Tail W/No Vet Instru/Help!
by
12/13/17 03:57 AM
Recipe for glider yogi's please!
by Claralice
12/12/17 10:03 PM
My Caramel Gliders anything I need to know about neutering?
by Claralice
12/12/17 04:14 PM
(Views)Popular Topics
I just found a lump on Timmy's chest--HELP! 20205139
Spencer needs your prayers/good thoughts 12468667
TEXAS 659390
Pitbull biter needs advice/help 608740
OHIO 520683
Member Titles 461421
MISSOURI 395377
HOLY CRACKERS AMERICAN HPW's 372759
OKLAHOMA 355108
URGENT - Genetic Flaw discovered 353277
Supported Browser
This site was tested and is best viewed in Google Chrome & Mozilla FireFox



Firefox 3

Download your copy today!!!


GliderCENTRAL
©1998-2017