Sugar Glider Community Calendar

Please click here to see larger view
Articles
More coming soon!!
Today's Birthdays
Kayrahmommie
Member Spotlight
Hutch
Hutch
Belleville, IL
Posts: 1,396
Joined: November 2015
Show All Member Profiles 
Last 10 Posts
Weird behavior??
by wvglidermomma. 07/15/19 11:49 PM
First time traveling with gliders
by sugarfluff. 07/15/19 08:31 PM
Suspected lymphoma
by kiev44. 07/15/19 07:10 PM
trouble walking and standing
by kiev44. 07/15/19 07:03 PM
Raid Safe Ant Killer
by KarenE. 07/14/19 12:52 PM
Dominance Wound
by KarenE. 07/13/19 11:14 AM
rehome of 2 standard grey males Hampton Virginia
by vagraphix. 07/13/19 10:54 AM
Bonded with one and not other.
by KC16. 07/12/19 08:10 PM
Hey You Ole Bat! suggiebabylover
by suggiebabylover. 07/11/19 09:57 PM
Sugar glider sick!!
by Feather. 07/10/19 09:03 PM
Google+

Facebook
Join Us On Facebook
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
CAGE STINKS #1420667
06/23/19 12:16 PM
06/23/19 12:16 PM
Joined: Feb 2014
Posts: 80
Wisconsin
M
Mema Offline OP
Joey Member
Mema  Offline OP
Joey Member
M

Joined: Feb 2014
Posts: 80
Wisconsin
So i have a DCN and recently my gliders stink bad. At first i thought maybe one of them had a UTI but i decided to clean my entire cage first. I took everything out and washed everything with a cleanser (baking soda and vinegar from Meyers)and a scrub brush. I then rinsed everything (inside and out). Then i sprayed a cleaning product from Critterlove and wiped everything down again and lastly i sprayed hydrogen peroxide on everything. BEFORE i put the gliders back in, i came back to my room and it still stunk! I don't know what i could be missing that i cant get the stink out. Any suggestions? I have even tried power washing the cage. I have cleaned around the cage (i.e. the floors, walls) but even without putting my nose directly on the bars all i have to do is go in or near my room and i can smell it. I have had the same cage for about 4 years. Thank you.

Current Research, Studies & Resources
Re: CAGE STINKS [Re: Mema] #1420669
06/23/19 05:20 PM
06/23/19 05:20 PM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,603
SW Missouri
Ladymagyver Offline
Moderator
Ladymagyver  Offline
Moderator

Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,603
SW Missouri
I read recently about DCN cages. The square tubing is hollow and not sealed. You may try disassembling the cage and hosing down the inside of those tubes. Pee can get in the tightest of spots.

I hope this helps...


Dawn

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

Be patient,
and
Trust your journey....




Fiona :grey:
Dot :grey:

Stewie :rtmo:
Re: CAGE STINKS [Re: Mema] #1420671
06/24/19 05:24 AM
06/24/19 05:24 AM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,603
SW Missouri
Ladymagyver Offline
Moderator
Ladymagyver  Offline
Moderator

Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,603
SW Missouri
Mema,

If you decide to take apart your cage to clean the inside of the tubes, please let us know how it went and while taking the cage apart, please let us know if you found an other nook or cranny that smell can be trapped.

I would only use dhot dishsoap, no vinegar.

Last edited by Ladymagyver; 06/24/19 05:25 AM.

Dawn

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

Be patient,
and
Trust your journey....




Fiona :grey:
Dot :grey:

Stewie :rtmo:
Re: CAGE STINKS [Re: Mema] #1420672
06/24/19 10:04 AM
06/24/19 10:04 AM
Joined: Feb 2014
Posts: 80
Wisconsin
M
Mema Offline OP
Joey Member
Mema  Offline OP
Joey Member
M

Joined: Feb 2014
Posts: 80
Wisconsin
I wondered about that but the idea of taking the whole cage apart does not appeal to me but i may have too. If i do decide too I will let you know what I find. Thank you.


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
1 registered members (wvglidermomma), 29 guests, and 311 spiders.
Key: , , Owner, Admin
Newest Members
KC16, Ethankjh, Chamelyon, SugarSteve77, clreilly
6920 Registered Users
Forum Statistics
Forums134
Topics9,836
Posts155,889
posts in the last 24hrs0
Members6,921
Most Online823
Jul 12th, 2019
Last 10 New Topics
Weird behavior??
by wvglidermomma. 07/15/19 10:18 PM
trouble walking and standing
by kiev44. 07/15/19 12:01 AM
rehome of 2 standard grey males Hampton Virginia
by vagraphix. 07/13/19 10:54 AM
Raid Safe Ant Killer
by SukinLincoln. 07/12/19 09:45 PM
Bonded with one and not other.
by KC16. 07/12/19 02:30 PM
First time traveling with gliders
by sugarfluff. 07/11/19 02:45 PM
Hey You Ole Bat! suggiebabylover
by Feather. 07/10/19 08:59 PM
Does any one know if another mother can foster
by Anonymous. 07/08/19 08:33 PM
Sugar glider sick!!
by EthanK. 07/08/19 01:26 PM
From All Of Us
by KarenE. 07/04/19 10:08 AM
Popular Topics(Views)
780,356 TEXAS
625,052 OHIO
431,353 OKLAHOMA
381,618 UTAH
279,895 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: 0.045s Queries: 14 (0.024s) Memory: 1.2668 MB (Peak: 1.4065 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2019-07-16 04:23:04 UTC