Goat wins sheep fashion show at Dalriada Festival

Katie Ross ,with her six week old Pygmy goat, which won the Sheep fashion show at the Dalriada Festival. Picture by Paul Faith. (INLT-29-710-con)

Katie Ross ,with her six week old Pygmy goat, which won the Sheep fashion show at the Dalriada Festival. Picture by Paul Faith. (INLT-29-710-con)

We’re not kidding around: a six-week old pygmy goat has won the sheep fashion show at this year’s Dalriada Festival.

The animal, owned by six-year-old Katie Ross, stole the show on the hoof after dressing as a bumble bee to impress judges.

A competitor in the sheep fashion   at the Dalriada Festival. Picture by Paul Faith. INLT-29-711-con

A competitor in the sheep fashion at the Dalriada Festival. Picture by Paul Faith. INLT-29-711-con

The sheep fashion show, which is also open to other animals, also saw a ewe fetchingly attired in a long blonde wig and lipstick.

Also pictured are competitors in the festival’s beach mounted relay and impressive feats of endurance in the strong men shield carrying competition.

A competitor in the  beach relay at Carnlough, part  of the Dalriada Festival .Picture Paul Faith. INLT-29-712-con

A competitor in the beach relay at Carnlough, part of the Dalriada Festival .Picture Paul Faith. INLT-29-712-con

Strongmen compete in the Shield carrying challenge at the Dalriada Festival in Glenarm. Picture Paul Faith. INLT-29-713-con

Strongmen compete in the Shield carrying challenge at the Dalriada Festival in Glenarm. Picture Paul Faith. INLT-29-713-con