Bear burned in Colorado fire recovering

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DURANGO, Colo. (KRQE) – A bear badly hurt in a fire near Durango is improving. The bear suffered burns to its paws while wandering around the East Canyon fire near Marcos. Colorado Parks and Wildlife posted a picture Thursday saying the bear is doing well and has even gained some weight. They expect to take the bandages off and release the bear back into the wild in the coming weeks.

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