Sugar Glider Community Calendar

Please click here to see larger view
Articles
More coming soon!!
Today's Birthdays
jannee66
Member Spotlight
KarenE
KarenE
LittleRock, AR USA
Posts: 43,248
Joined: March 2000
Show All Member Profiles 
Last 10 Posts
Hi I’m New!
by Feather. 05/03/21 08:30 PM
Bonding time - Together or individual?
by Feather. 04/27/21 09:27 PM
Cloaca irritated? Bladder infection?
by Feather. 04/27/21 09:25 PM
Critter Nation Shelf Pan/Tray Replacement
by Ladymagyver. 04/26/21 11:24 AM
Questions on neuter after care
by cookielover. 04/25/21 08:36 PM
Scratching / Swiping at Mouth
by Feather. 04/24/21 11:51 PM
Vet Visit
by Shalena. 04/23/21 10:22 PM
Difference between fecal smear and float
by KarenE. 04/21/21 09:48 AM
First Time Owner
by KarenE. 04/20/21 04:41 PM
Google+

Facebook
Join Us On Facebook
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
PVC Cage build #1401638
05/02/16 09:43 AM
05/02/16 09:43 AM
Joined: Apr 2016
Posts: 21
BLACKWOOD,NJ
P
peru9111 Offline OP
In Pouch
peru9111  Offline OP
In Pouch
P

Joined: Apr 2016
Posts: 21
BLACKWOOD,NJ
Took 2 days but its 99% finish will be adding legs and making a litter tray.
[img]http://i.imgur.com/a/5ud25[/img]

Current Research, Studies & Resources
Re: PVC Cage build [Re: peru9111] #1401683
05/03/16 06:29 PM
05/03/16 06:29 PM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,796
Wisconsin
Feather Offline
Administrator
Feather  Offline
Administrator

Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,796
Wisconsin
Make sure you go over it for holes that they can squeeze through.

Just a double precaution.


Kimberley
Feathers-Sweetie, Mister Peanut & Big Mack
Fur-Guinan, Mr. Spock, T'Mir, Cho, Toothless, Maverick & Maharet :bb: T'Pol, Elizabeth & Curzon :wfb: TY, TJ, Light Fury, Madison & T'Pring :rtmo:
Forever in my heart, Gizmo, Tucker, Khayman and the rest of my babies over the :rbridge:

Re: PVC Cage build [Re: Feather] #1401695
05/04/16 11:45 AM
05/04/16 11:45 AM
Joined: Mar 2000
Posts: 43,248
LittleRock, AR USA
KarenE Offline
Owner
KarenE  Offline
Owner

Joined: Mar 2000
Posts: 43,248
LittleRock, AR USA
Love the size. Feather is correct. Be sure to double/triple check for any place your glider/s might be able to squeeze through.

If they can get their head in between the zipties outside the mesh, their bodies are going to squeeze right behind them to freedom shock You might be surprised at how much that mesh will stretch.


Your Sugar Glider Resource Center
Sugar Glider Help


Re: PVC Cage build [Re: peru9111] #1401697
05/04/16 12:50 PM
05/04/16 12:50 PM
Joined: Apr 2015
Posts: 765
Darien, IL
Philwojo Offline
Glider Guardian
Philwojo  Offline
Glider Guardian

Joined: Apr 2015
Posts: 765
Darien, IL
One suggestion might be to make the mesh longer and let it wrap around the outside of the PVC pipes and then put the zip ties around it completely. That would prevent there being any gaps between the mesh and the zip ties, if that makes sense.

Phil


Re-homed 2 females on 04/24/2015
Doll Face :wfb: ��� Sug :grey:

Re-homed From Stephyy24 on 11/06/2015
Bella :grey: ��������� Luna :grey:
Re: PVC Cage build [Re: peru9111] #1401709
05/05/16 08:39 AM
05/05/16 08:39 AM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 4,178
SW Missouri
Ladymagyver Online content
Moderator
Ladymagyver  Online Content
Moderator

Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 4,178
SW Missouri
Looks great!

The only other thing I see is maybe where you have made zip tie "loops" for toys, and bedding to hang from. The loops need to be either big enough for the gliders to pass though( which is a bonus toy), or small enough they can't pass through. I use cheap shower curtain hooks in my "RV" cage where pouches won't hang very well. Makes it easy to take them out too.


Dawn

Be patient,
and
Trust your journey....

Grace :bb:

Stewie :rtmo:




Fiona and Dot :rbridge: Love and miss you both!

Re: PVC Cage build [Re: Ladymagyver] #1401755
05/09/16 11:40 AM
05/09/16 11:40 AM
Joined: Apr 2012
Posts: 5,389
Maryland
T
Terry Offline
Serious Glideritis
Terry  Offline
Serious Glideritis
T

Joined: Apr 2012
Posts: 5,389
Maryland
I agree with everything said already. Looks great, nice size, but I would check gaps between your zip ties, maybe add some so you have more and they're closer together, that should make it secure.

I also have another suggestion or tip, whichever you'd view it as. Those outdoors (picnic) table clothes (weather proof) you can get a Dollar General or WalMart fairly cheap and in lots of colors and patterns now, would make a great liner under your cage. You would have to fold it most likely, but they wipe clean very nicely, I used one under a large screened enclosure I once had.


Lives with:
1 God
1 dog, (Willow)
1 Sugie, (Ollie)
R.I.P. Lulu (2/28/12-10/13/17)
R.I.P. Skadoosh (2/28/12-3/26/18)

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 (), 35 guests, and 113 spiders.
Key: , , Owner, Admin
Newest Members
Pikachu, hyperghost20, sugarglider_spb, Kadence_MJC3, Suggie223
7242 Registered Users
Forum Statistics
Forums132
Topics10,236
Posts158,496
posts in the last 24hrs0
Members7,242
Most Online2,693
Jan 2nd, 2020
Last 10 New Topics
Hi I’m New!
by Pikachu. 05/02/21 12:21 AM
Cloaca irritated? Bladder infection?
by racheloddment. 04/26/21 12:27 AM
Bonding time - Together or individual?
by Suggie223. 04/25/21 06:53 PM
Critter Nation Shelf Pan/Tray Replacement
by Suggie223. 04/25/21 06:49 PM
Questions on neuter after care
by cookielover. 04/23/21 10:25 PM
Difference between fecal smear and float
by cookielover. 04/20/21 01:09 PM
What to do with different weighted gliders
by cookielover. 04/18/21 01:16 PM
First Time Owner looking for help
by lilsuggies. 04/16/21 03:37 PM
First Time Owner
by lilsuggies. 04/14/21 08:48 PM
Popular Topics(Views)
818,086 TEXAS
650,600 OHIO
457,197 OKLAHOMA
405,641 UTAH
299,144 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: 0.048s Queries: 14 (0.018s) Memory: 1.2870 MB (Peak: 1.4459 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2021-05-06 10:43:17 UTC