The $3 million goat sold in Saudi Arabia. (Photo courtesy: Anha newspaper)
The news came as a shock when a Saudi businessman was said to have purchased a goat for an unprecedented price of $3 million.
Local newspaper Okaz reported that the sale of the animal for 13 million Saudi riyals ($3.46 million)caused a stir on social media.
Websites have published images of the multi million-goat and the cheque that sealed the deal.
Experts interested in goat trading said the animal had unique features and is a rare breed, according to the report.