By CBSNewYork Team

WESTPORT, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — A bear seems to be pretty comfortable in a Connecticut neighborhood.

Several people reported seeing the animal Wednesday in northern Westport.

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One resident spotted the bear in their backyard. From there, it went to a nearby home and reportedly put its paw on a neighbor who was gardening outside.

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The bear also sat on a porch before leaving.

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It was not acting aggressive, but Animal Control says if you see it, it’s still best to keep your distance.

CBSNewYork Team