Sugar Glider Community Calendar

Please click here to see larger view
Articles
More coming soon!!
Today's Birthdays
SkylaNarissa, Soren, Zachariah
Member Spotlight
CKC44
CKC44
Dallas/Ft. Worth
Posts: 81
Joined: August 2019
Show All Member Profiles 
Last 10 Posts
2020 Sugar Glider Calendar and Cafe Press Store
by theresaw. 02/20/20 10:14 PM
Nail clipping didn't go so well.... what now?
by Ladymagyver. 02/18/20 01:10 PM
Bonding with pregnant momma
by Ladymagyver. 02/16/20 03:37 PM
Help!!!
by Ladymagyver. 02/15/20 03:49 PM
Leu/Cremeino Baby
by wvglidermomma. 02/11/20 04:48 PM
New Colony
by Feather. 02/10/20 05:26 PM
Custom Cage Liners Machine Wash & Dry
by Feather. 02/09/20 12:12 PM
Ladymagyver
by KarenE. 02/08/20 10:32 AM
Minkasmom
by Ladymagyver. 02/06/20 08:42 AM
Google+

Facebook
Join Us On Facebook
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Let's talk about Tails #1421952
01/28/20 10:48 AM
01/28/20 10:48 AM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,839
SW Missouri
Ladymagyver Offline OP
Moderator
Ladymagyver  Offline OP
Moderator

Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,839
SW Missouri
So, all three of my gliders' tails are not big and fluffy like I see in so many glider pictures. They are full of fur, no bald spots, but all skinny. Is it genetics? A colony preference to keep the tails groomed down? Am I doing something wrong? Or am I just nuts?

It can't be the season, I've been observing their tails for over 5 years and they really don't change much.

I know it isn't diet. I feed Critterlove with salad #3 (their preferred salad).

https://photos.app.goo.gl/Qx62QUZ3iqg9okkbA


Dawn

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

Be patient,
and
Trust your journey....




Fiona :grey:
Dot :grey:

Stewie :rtmo:
Current Research, Studies & Resources
Re: Let's talk about Tails [Re: Ladymagyver] #1421956
01/28/20 11:39 AM
01/28/20 11:39 AM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,530
Wisconsin
Feather Offline
Administrator
Feather  Offline
Administrator

Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,530
Wisconsin
Their tails look good.
You may be thinking other fluffy gliders have fluffier tails but an over weight, chunky glider has a fat tail which could be making the tail appear fluffier.


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

Re: Let's talk about Tails [Re: Feather] #1421957
01/28/20 03:32 PM
01/28/20 03:32 PM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,839
SW Missouri
Ladymagyver Offline OP
Moderator
Ladymagyver  Offline OP
Moderator

Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 3,839
SW Missouri
Originally Posted by Feather
Their tails look good.
You may be thinking other fluffy gliders have fluffier tails but an over weight, chunky glider has a fat tail which could be making the tail appear fluffier.


Come on Feather, you just like looking at my little man's tail! Lol!!! JK!!!!

So they do store fat in their tales like other mammals do?


Dawn

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

Be patient,
and
Trust your journey....




Fiona :grey:
Dot :grey:

Stewie :rtmo:
Re: Let's talk about Tails [Re: Ladymagyver] #1421958
01/28/20 11:21 PM
01/28/20 11:21 PM
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,530
Wisconsin
Feather Offline
Administrator
Feather  Offline
Administrator

Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,530
Wisconsin
Yes, Conner had a fat tail. It probably caused some of his three amputations.


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


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 (), 15 guests, and 298 spiders.
Key: , , Owner, Admin
Newest Members
MamaByrd, Jenifer, Suggies1219, GliderMommaAsh, OUHyperop
7061 Registered Users
Forum Statistics
Forums132
Topics9,999
Posts157,013
posts in the last 24hrs0
Members7,062
Most Online2,693
Jan 2nd, 2020
Last 10 New Topics
Nail clipping didn't go so well.... what now?
by CKC44. 02/17/20 11:47 PM
Bonding with pregnant momma
by OUHyperop. 02/16/20 08:23 AM
Help!!!
by Anonymous. 02/14/20 08:03 PM
New Colony
by Takaia42. 02/08/20 10:50 AM
Ladymagyver
by KarenE. 02/07/20 09:48 AM
Leu/Cremeino Baby
by wvglidermomma. 02/06/20 07:00 PM
Minkasmom
by Feather. 02/05/20 06:10 PM
Dallie
by Feather. 02/05/20 06:06 PM
Please HELP!
by KateS. 02/03/20 10:45 PM
mechnut450
by Feather. 01/30/20 02:36 PM
Popular Topics(Views)
794,461 TEXAS
633,900 OHIO
440,417 OKLAHOMA
390,446 UTAH
286,764 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
©1998-2020
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software
(Release build 20180918)
Page Time: 0.062s Queries: 14 (0.034s) Memory: 1.2687 MB (Peak: 1.4096 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2020-02-23 10:29:29 UTC