Male or Female?
Not quite sure what sex your furry little friend is? This is one of the most common questions about a Glider. Usually you can tell right away, even as soon as they develop and come out of pouch (OOP). Although, sometimes it can be confusing, depending on if you know what your looking for, or if it is a male that has been neutered.
gastrointestinal tracts open. (Meaning - (to put it bluntly :-) They use the same
hole to urinate/deficate, have sex, and give birth.)
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Ears - Oh my! What big ears you have! ~ "Better to hear you with my dear."
Eyes - Big eyes! ~ "Golly jeepers, where'd you get those peepers!"
Nose - Sniff...Sniff... ~ "Whats that smell?"
Teeth/Tongue - Oh my! ~ "What BIG teeth you have!" .... and alot of em'!
Lips & Smiles - Smile for the camera! ~ Love those little lippys! (just for fun ;-)
Fur - "What a beautiful coat daaahling!"
Tails - Tails are so cool!
Hands/Nails/Feet - "Love those tiny little hands and feet."
Patagium (gliding membrane) - "Look out below! Coming in for a landing!"
Male or Female?
What is it - Is it a boy or a girl? How to tell the difference.
Male Sugar Glider Anatomy
Head Scent Gland - That handsome balding look!
Chest Scent Gland - "To mark, or not to mark." ~ That is the question...
The Penis - "What the heck is that?! A worm? Intestines?"
General Male Info - Male Info IE: size, weight, sexual maturity, etc...
Female Sugar Glider Anatomy
The Pouch - Awwwwww! "Where babies come from..."
The Vagina - Its ok to say penis and vagina!
General Female Info - Female Info IE: size, weight, sexual maturity, etc...
Joey's (Sugar Glider babies)