Sugar Glider Community Calendar

Please click here to see larger view
Articles
More coming soon!!
Today's Birthdays
CFQTpye, Jaxsuggies, mskeebster
Member Spotlight
Ladymagyver
Ladymagyver
SW Missouri
Posts: 3,538
Joined: October 2014
Show All Member Profiles 
Last 10 Posts
Greetings from Florida
by newglidermom19. 05/21/19 03:54 PM
Greetings from Florida
by newglidermom19. 05/20/19 11:40 PM
Current tent options
by Claralice. 05/20/19 11:36 PM
Pics and Videos of my Gliders
by Hutch. 05/20/19 12:45 AM
Review for Pocket Pets cage
by Ladymagyver. 05/18/19 09:37 PM
Lineaged Gliders to Back Yard Breeders
by Claralice. 05/17/19 10:23 PM
Hirarchy has been Overthrown
by Xeno. 05/17/19 02:13 AM
A Special Day For Special Ladies
by KarenE. 05/12/19 11:01 AM
Custom Cage Liners Machine Wash & Dry
by gr8pots. 05/12/19 07:24 AM
Critterlove salad question
by alicat. 05/11/19 06:36 PM
Google+

Facebook
Join Us On Facebook
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
gagging? #1413060
11/21/17 05:54 PM
11/21/17 05:54 PM
Joined: Feb 2014
Posts: 78
Wisconsin
M
Mema Offline OP
Out of Pouch
Mema  Offline OP
Out of Pouch
M

Joined: Feb 2014
Posts: 78
Wisconsin
I have a male glider that was eating mealworms recently and appeared to be gagging or having something stuck in his throat. He opened his mouth really wide and stuck his tongue out and appeared to be licking his fur but then he took his paws and was "grooming" his tongue like he was trying to get something off of it. He didn't do it with every mealworm but he was definitely slower at eating them then normal. He kept eating but seemed to be having trouble swallowing, or gagging. I just started all of them on TPG (i have 3 other females) Could it be he got like a chunk of oatmeal stuck or something? I didn't notice him having any trouble eating yoggies later in the evening. He did it twice yesterday but not today at all. Should i be taking him to a vet nonetheless?

Current Research, Studies & Resources
Re: gagging? [Re: Mema] #1413064
11/21/17 07:12 PM
11/21/17 07:12 PM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,314
Wisconsin
Feather Online sleep
Administrator
Feather  Online Sleep
Administrator

Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,314
Wisconsin
He may have been trying to spit out the exoskeleton of the meal worm. Some gliders don't eat that, they spit it out.


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:


Moderated by  Feather, KarenE, Ladymagyver, Philwojo 

Sugar Glider Help Page



Please click above to see how you can help!!

Moon
CURRENT MOON
Who's Online Now
5 registered members (Feather, theresaw, shanifanch, newglidermom19, Claralice), 39 guests, and 257 spiders.
Key: , , Owner, Admin
Newest Members
Violentte, newglidermom19, Kkidd3, Larry_Herring, Shan
6890 Registered Users
Forum Statistics
Forums134
Topics9,785
Posts155,501
posts in the last 24hrs0
Members6,890
Most Online478
Jul 15th, 2007
Last 10 New Topics
Greetings from Florida
by . 05/20/19 10:04 PM
Greetings from Florida
by newglidermom19. 05/20/19 05:47 PM
Pics and Videos of my Gliders
by Xeno. 05/15/19 01:30 AM
A Special Day For Special Ladies
by KarenE. 05/12/19 11:01 AM
Review for Pocket Pets cage
by cuttlefish. 05/11/19 08:37 PM
One of my girls is failing
by . 05/10/19 02:14 PM
Lineaged Gliders to Back Yard Breeders
by KarenE. 05/09/19 11:03 AM
Dominance or Mating?
by Xeno. 05/09/19 01:06 AM
One of my girls is failing
by Anonymous. 05/07/19 09:54 AM
Nylon Climbing Rope
by foxmuldrake. 05/06/19 06:45 PM
Popular Topics(Views)
774,210 TEXAS
621,676 OHIO
427,492 OKLAHOMA
378,271 UTAH
277,108 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
©1998-2019
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software
(Release build 20180918)
Page Time: 0.023s Queries: 14 (0.007s) Memory: 1.2500 MB (Peak: 1.3720 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2019-05-22 01:07:19 UTC