He crossed county lines today and ended up in Penny Kolb's backyard.
She snapped some incredible photos as the bear headed back into a field near her Caledonia home. But when Kolb first saw him he was walking by her back deck.
She says she first thought it was a large dog until she got closer to her window.
"I never thought I was going to see a wild black bear in my yard, that just never ever occurred to me in my wildest dreams," said Kolb.
The bear also took a souvenir with him. Kolb says one of her solar lights was laying in another flower bed and the ceramic bird on top is now gone.
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