Sugar Glider Community Calendar

Please click here to see larger view
Articles
More coming soon!!
Today's Birthdays
strawberry, TheWildRose311, Trishah70, Twilight
Featured Member
Registered: 08/17/08
Posts: 2701
Last 10 Posts
Custom Cage Liners Machine Wash & Dry
by Kp3690
Yesterday at 08:30 PM
Melanistic Gliders
by sugarfluff
Yesterday at 06:30 PM
Camille
by Terry
Yesterday at 04:08 PM
Round 3 the swelling starts
by Terry
Yesterday at 04:06 PM
"Homemade" yogie treats
by KarenE
Yesterday at 10:04 AM
Dear Crabby
by Feather
08/19/17 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
Joey or Full grown
by josefine
08/16/17 11:30 PM
Google+

Facebook
Join Us On Facebook
Topic Options
#38726 - 03/03/05 06:54 PM Dangerous cleaners/cage cleaning
Anonymous
Unregistered


Hey everybody. I have been thinking a lot about cage cleaning. I clean out their cages, but I can't seem to bring myself to use cleaners. I will just take everything out and hand wash it, and get all of their extra food, etc. out...but when it comes to using cleaners I am just nervous that they might get sick from them. Is there any particular cleaners people use and know are safe to use? I'd really like to find something that will work better because afterwards the cage still has an odor. I hope someone knows. I just want to keep my babies safe. Thanks <img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/frostyangel.gif" alt="" />

Top
#38727 - 03/03/05 07:53 PM Re: Dangerous cleaners/cage cleaning [Re: ]
Dancing Offline
Glideritis Anonymous

Registered: 09/10/04
Posts: 22746
Loc: 80 acres of paradise in KS
Vinegar and water is safe. Also a 10% bleach solution is safe providing it is rinsed very well.
_________________________
620-704-9109
Judge not until you have walked in their shoes and lived their lives. What you see online is only part of the story.

I could have missed the pain
But I'd of had to miss the dance


The soul would have no rainbow if the eyes had no tears.

Top
#38728 - 03/03/05 08:03 PM Re: Dangerous cleaners/cage cleaning [Re: ]
Anonymous
Unregistered


I use the all natural orange cleaners. It smells great and isn't chemically.

Top
#38729 - 03/03/05 10:25 PM Re: Dangerous cleaners/cage cleaning [Re: ]
Candy Offline
Glider Guardian

Registered: 04/25/03
Posts: 666
Loc: Xenia, Oh
I use vinegar and water and it works great for me. I usually soak the cage for about 10mins first and everything wipes right off.
_________________________
Candy

Mom to 2 skin kids, Jace and Jaxon

Top
#38730 - 03/10/05 11:42 AM Re: Dangerous cleaners/cage cleaning [Re: ]
Anonymous
Unregistered


You can get a completely safe, biodegradable, non-toxic cleaner at Target. I cannot recall its name. Comes in scents like Grapefruit and is in a simple, clear bottle.

Top
#38731 - 03/12/05 02:39 PM Re: Dangerous cleaners/cage cleaning [Re: ]
Anonymous
Unregistered


Okay, the Non-toxic cleaner that I got for my babies cage is called "method". It is avaliable at Target, and is completely non-toxic and biodegradable.

Top
#38732 - 03/12/05 04:38 PM Re: Dangerous cleaners/cage cleaning [Re: ]
Anonymous
Unregistered


I use Nature's Miracle stain and odor remover- it's safe for use around children and pets. I get it at the local pet store. I like it for wiping down the cage.
As for cleaning the cage, my husband and I bought the shark steam cleaner- the steam will soften anything gunked on the cage and then just wipe it down. It's got an attachment for small places too. <img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/yelclap.gif" alt="" />

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
0 registered (), 31 Guests and 59 Spiders online.
Key: Owner, Admin, Mod
Newest Members
Glidermike, BeardedGlider, saharasnow, Louise, MzT3xdafun
6306 Registered Users
Forum Stats
9 posts in the last 24hrs
6306 Members
134 Forums
8810 Topics
147037 Posts

Max Online: 478 @ 07/15/07 01:24 AM
Last 10 New Topics
Camille
by Feather
08/19/17 10:14 PM
"Homemade" yogie treats
by sugarfluff
08/19/17 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! 20200214
Spencer needs your prayers/good thoughts 12460960
TEXAS 626203
Pitbull biter needs advice/help 560129
OHIO 482770
Member Titles 431110
MISSOURI 367351
HOLY CRACKERS AMERICAN HPW's 341913
OKLAHOMA 328531
URGENT - Genetic Flaw discovered 322506
Supported Browser
This site was tested and is best viewed in Google Chrome & Mozilla FireFox



Firefox 3

Download your copy today!!!


GliderCENTRAL
©1998-2017