Sugar Glider Community Calendar

Please click here to see larger view
Articles
More coming soon!!
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
Member Spotlight
Ladymagyver
Ladymagyver
SW Missouri
Posts: 4,202
Joined: October 2014
Show All Member Profiles 
Last 10 Posts
So to be a Parent
by mraamohamed. 06/20/21 09:37 PM
Stewie:" It's MY Mouse!"
by Feather. 06/20/21 10:25 AM
Odd breathing? Cough maybe? Please see videos!
by Feather. 06/20/21 10:23 AM
COLORADO - PART 2
by Paani. 06/07/21 01:27 PM
Possible UTI
by Feather. 06/03/21 05:32 PM
Freedom Wheels
by cookielover. 05/30/21 02:16 PM
Glider aggressive to neighbouring cage
by Ladymagyver. 05/30/21 08:24 AM
still around all 10 of us
by mechnut450. 05/28/21 09:38 PM
Stewie caught a MOUSE!
by Feather. 05/25/21 10:08 PM
Safe Wheels
by cookielover. 05/25/21 12:42 PM
Google+

Facebook
Join Us On Facebook
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Is she or isn't she? So confused #103615
05/17/06 02:47 PM
05/17/06 02:47 PM

A
Anonymous
Unregistered
Anonymous
Unregistered
A



I have been playing guessing games when it comes to my boo, whether she is with joeys or not...At first I felt 2 lumps...then it went for a while and even though she was grooming her tummy more, and getting wider like she had joeys, I was still wondering....Then last week I thought I saw a joey part sticking out of her pouch when she was stretching...I thought great now I know...Last night she was lying on her back playing finger tag with me and I was petting her and she let me rub her tummy.....I felt nothing , no lumps...What is going on???? How can you tell for sure? She is getting biger in the tummy...

here are some pics

http://s52.photobucket.com/albums/g29/katz_album/

Attached Files
573194-DSC00286.JPG (94 downloads)
Re: Is she or isn't she? So confused [Re: ] #103616
05/17/06 03:06 PM
05/17/06 03:06 PM

A
Anonymous
Unregistered
Anonymous
Unregistered
A



From the pictures it looks as if she was but just recently pulled it out. Has she ever had joeys before? The only for sure way to know is to feel and if you don't feel any lumps then their are no joeys. Also by waiting about 2 weeks you should be able to tell with out feeling if she has joeys or not. Some hide their joeys very wel though so I always rely on rubbing the tummy. If you felt once and then didn't feel again you either felt wrong or she did reject the joey <img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/frown.gif" alt="" /> With the way her pouch opening is stretched it does look like she rejected it <img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/frown.gif" alt="" /> Sorry. I could be wrong but thats what it looks like <img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/hug2.gif" alt="" />

Re: Is she or isn't she? So confused [Re: RSXTC] #103617
05/17/06 03:42 PM
05/17/06 03:42 PM

A
Anonymous
Unregistered
Anonymous
Unregistered
A



I was afraid of that......If she rejected it where would it be? Could I find it in the cage......She has never had joeys before, but I did suspect that she was with joeys about 3 months ago and thought she rejected them....

Re: Is she or isn't she? So confused [Re: ] #103618
05/17/06 04:15 PM
05/17/06 04:15 PM
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 14,788
Cleveland, Ohio
sugarglidersuz Offline
Glideritis Anonymous
sugarglidersuz  Offline
Glideritis Anonymous

Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 14,788
Cleveland, Ohio
[:"green"]If she did reject, you probably wouldn't find any trace of the joey left because she would have totally eliminated it... I agree with Elisabeth that it looks like she maybe had one & then rejected it...
I'm so sorry...
<img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/hug2.gif" alt="" />


Suz Enyedy
:bb: Carina & Coobah
Allira & Gizmo :grey:
:grey: Picasso, Trinity Joy & Luna
:rbridge: DaisyMae; Darwin; Mareki; Mambo; Pika; Cricky; Reggie & Bobo, Pepe & Bittah


Suz' Sugar Gliders
Re: Is she or isn't she? So confused [Re: ] #103619
05/17/06 05:42 PM
05/17/06 05:42 PM

A
Anonymous
Unregistered
Anonymous
Unregistered
A



It is hard to think of it, but she was just doing what comes natural to her. In the wild once a joey or even a member of their colony die they canabalize it as quickly as possible so no predators can follow the smell of death and attack the living gliders.

Re: Is she or isn't she? So confused [Re: RSXTC] #103620
05/17/06 08:10 PM
05/17/06 08:10 PM
Joined: Feb 2006
Posts: 5,830
USA
SugarBlossoms Offline
Serious Glideritis
SugarBlossoms  Offline
Serious Glideritis

Joined: Feb 2006
Posts: 5,830
USA
Her tummy looks exactly like one our girls did and then it got infected. We rushed her to the vet. (This was a long time ago, she healed fine with antibiotics) Turned out she had pulled a joey. <img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/frown.gif" alt="" /> On the good side now, we are expecting the twins OOP any day now! Our first and hers too. <img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif" alt="" /> So don't give up hope. <img src="/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif" alt="" />


Keeper of Handprints on my Heart, You left your Footprints on my soul.
My precious loves that left to quickly, Peanut, Katie
Isabella, Kiwi, Bonnie and Monroe.

Spread your wings and glide free of pain,
Until the day I see you again.

God speed my precious angels. I love you. Mama.
Re: Is she or isn't she? So confused(update) [Re: ] #103621
05/22/06 07:19 PM
05/22/06 07:19 PM

A
Anonymous
Unregistered
Anonymous
Unregistered
A



Just wanted to let you know that I just got Boo back from the vet and she has 1 joey in the pouch...She is assuming that it is early in the pouch and what I might have seen instead of the foot of the joey was it going into the pouch...But she is healthy and in good shape...

Re: Is she or isn't she? So confused(update) [Re: ] #103622
05/24/06 12:14 AM
05/24/06 12:14 AM

A
Anonymous
Unregistered
Anonymous
Unregistered
A



Great news!


Moderated by  Feather, KarenE, Ladymagyver 

Sugar Glider Help Page



Please click above to see how you can help!!

Moon
CURRENT MOON
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 70 guests, and 163 spiders.
Key: , , Owner, Admin
Newest Members
mraamohamed, Dani1980, Brenda65, DexTaz, Kiley521
7248 Registered Users
Forum Statistics
Forums132
Topics10,247
Posts158,553
posts in the last 24hrs0
Members7,249
Most Online2,693
Jan 2nd, 2020
Last 10 New Topics
Odd breathing? Cough maybe? Please see videos!
by AZDrea. 06/19/21 01:14 AM
So to be a Parent
by mraamohamed. 06/15/21 09:11 AM
Possible UTI
by cookielover. 06/03/21 05:19 PM
Freedom Wheels
by cookielover. 05/30/21 02:16 PM
Glider aggressive to neighbouring cage
by Tamxie. 05/29/21 03:12 PM
Safe Wheels
by cookielover. 05/25/21 12:42 PM
Stewie:" It's MY Mouse!"
by Ladymagyver. 05/25/21 09:57 AM
Stewie caught a MOUSE!
by Ladymagyver. 05/22/21 08:01 AM
still around all 10 of us
by mechnut450. 03/15/21 09:01 AM
COLORADO - PART 2
by sugarlope. 11/20/07 05:04 PM
Popular Topics(Views)
820,530 TEXAS
652,808 OHIO
459,726 OKLAHOMA
408,411 UTAH
301,320 NORTH CAROLINA
Supported Browser
This site was tested and is best viewed in Google Chrome & Mozilla FireFox



Firefox 3

Download your copy today!!!
Home Forums Links Sitemap Vets Breeders Sounds Contact Us Names Rules & Policies

GliderCENTRAL
©1998-2021
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software
(Release build 20180918)
Page Time: 0.030s Queries: 15 (0.016s) Memory: 1.2942 MB (Peak: 1.4677 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2021-06-21 17:39:35 UTC