Carlsbad zoo celebrates black bear’s 13th birthday

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CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – Carlsbad’s favorite artistic black bear is turning 13 and you’re invited to the celebration.

Maggie was brought to the Living Desert Zoo as an orphan when she was just five months old.

She gained popularity for using her paws to paint as therapy. Maggie’s birthday party will be held Saturday at the zoo starting at 1 p.m.

There will be fun activities for everyone and you can even watch Maggie unwrap her presents.

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