Sugar Glider Community Calendar

Please click here to see larger view
Articles
More coming soon!!
Today's Birthdays
Alaina, gr8pots, KC16, VegasGlider
Member Spotlight
CKC44
CKC44
Dallas/Ft. Worth
Posts: 52
Joined: August 2019
Show All Member Profiles 
Last 10 Posts
Breeding question colors please help Breeders
by BeckiT. 10/16/19 12:37 AM
Railroad needed
by Ladymagyver. 10/15/19 04:33 AM
100% het platinum and luecistic
by Gliderlove87. 10/14/19 08:20 PM
Hi I’m new and I have a few questions
by KarenE. 10/14/19 09:43 AM
Seeking good home for 7 1/2 year old male glider
by lilniffa. 10/13/19 09:38 AM
2020 Sugar Glider Calendar and Cafe Press Store
by theresaw. 10/10/19 08:25 PM
Wake up times and feeding habits....
by Ladymagyver. 10/08/19 10:06 PM
Baby Food?
by KarenE. 10/08/19 07:42 PM
Should I Be Concerned?
by Feather. 10/07/19 03:28 PM
Google+

Facebook
Join Us On Facebook
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Question for people with pvc cages #1418572
12/05/18 08:48 AM
12/05/18 08:48 AM
Joined: Mar 2015
Posts: 38
Hurst texas
B
Britt_Monster Offline OP
In Pouch
Britt_Monster  Offline OP
In Pouch
B

Joined: Mar 2015
Posts: 38
Hurst texas
For people who haaave had both traditional store bought metal cages and the homemade pvc cages. Is the pvc cage harder to clean?

Current Research, Studies & Resources
Re: Question for people with pvc cages [Re: Britt_Monster] #1418585
12/05/18 12:36 PM
12/05/18 12:36 PM
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 365
Ada OK
Claralice Offline
Glider Lover
Claralice  Offline
Glider Lover

Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 365
Ada OK
Just my opinion but if you are able to move any cage outside and use a spray hose and dawn dish soap, you will have no problem.


Marshmallow and Snowball :leu: :leu:
Freddie and Barnabus Caramel neutered males
Re: Question for people with pvc cages [Re: Claralice] #1418588
12/05/18 01:05 PM
12/05/18 01:05 PM
Joined: Mar 2015
Posts: 38
Hurst texas
B
Britt_Monster Offline OP
In Pouch
Britt_Monster  Offline OP
In Pouch
B

Joined: Mar 2015
Posts: 38
Hurst texas
Yes but I'm talking about the massive pvc cages they are not so easily moved. My thinking is the the netting would make it more difficult. I'm just curious, and planning for the future

Last edited by Britt_Monster; 12/05/18 01:05 PM.
Re: Question for people with pvc cages [Re: Britt_Monster] #1418598
12/06/18 06:57 AM
12/06/18 06:57 AM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,715
SW Missouri
Ladymagyver Offline
Moderator
Ladymagyver  Offline
Moderator

Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,715
SW Missouri
I cannot talk for an entire cage made of mesh, but I have shelves made from it with a PVC frame and can tell you the plastic holds the smell more and is more difficult to wipe down. Compared to the powder coat finish of my cage. They have to be sprayed down with hot vinegar water let sit for at least 10 mins and wiped with a soapy cloth, and wiped down again with hot water only to rinse.

I've had these shelves for 2 years and have to take them out and soak them.

I did find this recently:


https://www.dollartree.com/bulk/Car-Wash-Mitt

It really gets in to nooks and crannies in my big travel cage (we just got home from a 3month trip/ job. We travel in an RV). I haven't tried it on my PVC shelves yet.


I hope this helps.


Dawn

https://www.facebook.com/uptilldawngliders/

Be patient,
and
Trust your journey....




Fiona :grey:
Dot :grey:

Stewie :rtmo:
Re: Question for people with pvc cages [Re: Britt_Monster] #1418629
12/08/18 08:23 PM
12/08/18 08:23 PM
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 448
Colorado, USA
Paani Offline
Glider Lover
Paani  Offline
Glider Lover

Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 448
Colorado, USA
My main cage is made from PVC-coated wire, thankfully before the toxicity scare. Regular cleaning really isn't any more difficult than the Madagascar powder-coated wire cage but at 6x4x2 feet, it is indeed a bit of trouble to get outside for regular deep cleaning. I think it's worth it for the increased play room it gives my suggies but your mileage may vary.


Judah :grey: Nala, Ronald & Reuel (formerly Eladio & Petal) :plat:
Anson :rbridge: Lele :rbridge: Laki :rbridge:
Re: Question for people with pvc cages [Re: Britt_Monster] #1418637
12/09/18 11:17 AM
12/09/18 11:17 AM
Joined: Mar 2015
Posts: 38
Hurst texas
B
Britt_Monster Offline OP
In Pouch
Britt_Monster  Offline OP
In Pouch
B

Joined: Mar 2015
Posts: 38
Hurst texas
Thank you guys so much!


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
2 registered members (CKC44, 1 invisible), 34 guests, and 332 spiders.
Key: , , Owner, Admin
Newest Members
Sweenzzzz, Naenae, Cj1371, glidermumma, qmc1134
6986 Registered Users
Forum Statistics
Forums132
Topics9,914
Posts156,487
posts in the last 24hrs0
Members6,986
Most Online1,230
Jul 28th, 2019
Last 10 New Topics
Breeding question colors please help Breeders
by Gliderlove87. 10/14/19 01:59 AM
100% het platinum and luecistic
by Gliderlove87. 10/13/19 04:37 PM
Railroad needed
by BohoPhoto. 10/13/19 04:31 PM
Hi I’m new and I have a few questions
by Anonymous. 10/13/19 01:48 PM
Should I Be Concerned?
by the_eidolon. 10/05/19 08:50 PM
Wake up times and feeding habits....
by CKC44. 10/03/19 02:01 PM
Bonded, But Still Biting
by glidermumma. 10/02/19 11:22 PM
Critter Love Complete
by Shalena. 10/02/19 10:44 PM
The Cake Is Baked, The Ice Cream Bought
by KarenE. 10/01/19 10:31 AM
Non stick pans...
by CKC44. 09/30/19 10:45 PM
Popular Topics(Views)
787,319 TEXAS
629,069 OHIO
435,346 OKLAHOMA
385,548 UTAH
282,904 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: 0.025s Queries: 14 (0.006s) Memory: 1.2855 MB (Peak: 1.4424 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2019-10-16 05:41:27 UTC