WARNING: Do not watch this video if you’re on some kind of diet at the moment.
This adorable sugar glider has his mouth full with a treat that makes you want to reach out and grab one as well!
There is something so satisfying seeing this little cutie munch away without a care and in his own little world.
Don’t get me started on those adorable munching sounds too! It’s as if each bite leads to this satisfying feeling you get when you’re busy munching on your favorite potato chip brand.
While watching a sugar glider snack can give you that feeling of pure bliss, there are a couple of things to keep in mind when feeding your baby.
Here are a few quick tips you need to know.
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Sugar Gliders Like Sweet Food
Sugar gliders aren’t known to be picky eaters, and many will eat practically anything you give them.  That said, sugar gliders have a sweet tooth, just like many humans. 
However, take care when giving them sweet snacks as sugar gliders have a tendency to become obese.  We all know that to keep your pet sugar glider healthy, you need to make sure they don’t get overweight.
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What Are The Best Snack Foods For Sugar Gliders?
Sugar gliders are actually omnivorous, so it’s pretty easy to find a healthy snack for your pet.
The best snacks include small amounts of fruit and veggies, so long as you continue to balance the nutritional needs that sugar gliders require.
In addition to that, insects and egg yolk are also good sources of nutrition for your adorable pet.
Indeed, sugar gliders are gentle, friendly, and loving creatures. Like me and many others, they are a wonderful addition to our families — munch or no munch.
Do you have super cute videos of your pet sugar glider eating? If so, I’d love to see them!
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Hi there, I’m Johanna a writer, cat cuddler, and all-around animal lover! 🐈 I have two furkids of my own – a blue-eyed Siberian cat named Karakita, and a Siberian Husky Sundance who is the boss of us all. A lot of my motivation comes from my love of animals and want them to be treated with respect