Dried Wax Worms. Great alternative to live wax worms. Wax Worms are an excellent source of much-needed fat and protein for Sugar Gliders, Hedgehogs, Flying Squirrels, Degus* and other insect-eating mammals and birds. Farm raised for exceptional quality. Offer bluebirds, and a variety of other wild birds, the best. Enjoy the easy, affordable alternative to feeding live insect larvae. *While wax worms are not staple food to Degu's, in the wild up to 5% of a Degu's diet may be comprised up insects.