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bought a new toy.. not sure if its safe #1390698
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I just bought a toy for my sugar glider, its a coconut shape with ropes hanging shells on it. is it glider safe? I can provide a picture if no one knows what im talking about.


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Re: bought a new toy.. not sure if its safe [Re: SuggieMommie91] #1390699
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Please post a picture.

The ropes are not going to be safe, but you could replace the rope with fleece strips.


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Honestly, depends on what type of 'ropes' they are... if they are made out of rexlace (some vendors make braids and call them braided ropes) they are safe.

A photo will be good.


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Re: bought a new toy.. not sure if its safe [Re: SuggieMommie91] #1390704
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I attached a picture of it

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I definitely feel the rope portions should be traded out. Braided fleece ropes would be a good replacement as suggested already. I wouldn't worry too much if you could reattach the shells, they shouldn't hurt, but there are other options that would be better used with fleece. You can use the c-links throughout the braided fleece to attach toys to them.


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Re: bought a new toy.. not sure if its safe [Re: SuggieMommie91] #1390709
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Change out the rope with fleece, you can even use fleece strips to put the shells back on.


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