A visit to a cage bird market in Kohati area revealed that price of an Australian parrot has been increased from Rs.
In 2011, Wildlife department had sent notices to the dealers of cage bird business and were directed to restrict their business to only exotic specie and to few local birds, but avoid sale of protected species.
This is the "Crufts" of the Cage Bird
world, and visitors will be able to see the top exhibits amongst thousands of different species of cage birds
taking part in the show.
A division of Mars, Incorporated, Mars Pet Care develops pet care products, snacks, treats and complete diets for cats, dogs, cage birds
, aquarium fish and horses.
He said there are several shopkeepers dealing in business of cage birds
in different bazaars including Kohati, Board Bazar, Charsadda road, Hayatabad etc.