Show of the Best (Schau der Besten) — a beauty pageant for cows — took place on February 24 and 25 in Verden (Germany). First place was taken, for the second year in a row, by a cow named Lady Gaga. 200 animals participated in the contest. In the photo: the cow is prepared for the photo shoot.
Photo: Julian Stratenschulte / dpa / AFP / East News