Thisrectangular cage is a good value starter cage for those of you juststarting with gliders or expanding your glider family. Aroundhere we don't really like cages that look ... well, "too cagey". So many sugar glider cages look like modified rabbit cages and looklike they belong in the backyard, not in the family room. Thecriteria for our search included good value, high functionality, amplespace for sugar glider activity, ease of cleaning / maintenance, andattractive enough to go with any décor.
This cage measures 36 inches high, 30 inches wide, and 18 inches deep. You can see how big it is compared with the yardstick leaning againstthe wall on the right in the picture. This is the minimum sizethat we recommend for a suitable sugar glider habitat as they need atleast this kind of space to get enough exercise and to climb and jumpand play.
People often ask what is the best size cage for a sugar glider
Cages that are smaller or even near the minimum recommended sizes should include exercise type toys, like the for example. If the cage space does not well accommodate the active nature of the sugar glider, thenutilize the space in a manner that will still provide ample access to exercise by outfittingthe cage with movement type toys and accessories.
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The minimum size cage should be , with bigger being better. The width of the cage should be a minimum of 24 to 30 inches for a single glider and 30 inches or betterfor multiple gliders. The larger the social group of gliders, the . Other considerations to keep in mind when choosinghousing are bar spacing width. Sugar gliders are able to escape if the spacing exceeds ½ inch. The ability to lock and fasten doors is also important as sugar gliders are clever enough to open doors and letthemselves free, thus exposing themselves to the possibility of danger. Some cagestend to snag or injure toes and toenails. Keep these issues in mind when selecting the right habitat for your pet.
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