Joey Development Study Results

This is an ongoing study. If you are breeding sugar gliders, please participate in this very important Study on Joey Development.
Study Parameter
Average
Range
Age Eyes Opened (in days)
9.44
6, 14
Age Started to Wean (in days)
37.08
29, 43
Age Fully Weaned (in days)
40.23
36, 56
Age Separated from Parents (in days)
40.25
56, 69
Age Rejected by Parents (in days, if rejected)
20.67
11, 33
Sire's Age (in years)
2.05
0.66, 4.58
Dame's Age (in years)
2.03
0.73, 3.39
Sire's Weight (in grams)
107.21
80.0, 198.0
Dame's Weight (in grams)
91.29
62.7, 135.0
Joey's Weight - 1st Day Out of Pouch/O.O.P. (in grams)
11.21 
8.2, 16.6
Joey's Weight - 1 Week O.O.P. (in grams)
18.16
12.3, 25.0
Joey's Weight - 2 Weeks O.O.P. (in grams)
24.45
15.9, 37.0
Joey's Weight - 3 Weeks O.O.P. (in grams)
28.86
19.6, 46.0
Joey's Weight - 4 Weeks O.O.P. (in grams)
34.23
25.4, 53.0
Joey's Weight - 5 Weeks O.O.P. (in grams)
39.80
32.0, 57.0
Joey's Weight - 6 Weeks O.O.P. (in grams)
45.59
38.0, 64.0
Joey's Weight - 7 Weeks O.O.P. (in grams)
50.93
42.0, 68.0
Joey's Weight - 8 Weeks O.O.P. (in grams)
56.57
48.2, 73.3
Joey's Weight - 60 Days O.O.P. (in grams)
58.93
51.0, 73.0

Statistical Reference Definitions

Average: The total sum of the data for a subset divided by the number of study subjects for a subset

Range: The least and the greatest data for a subset

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