TY Beanie Baby - LOUISIANA the Bear (I Love Louisiana - State Bear) This bear is 8.5 inches tall. Mint with mint tags. Released in support of the Hurricane Katrina 2005 Relief effort. TY donated $1.00 for each of these bears sold to the American Red Cross. Inside the tag reads: In memory of those who lost their homes, their loved ones, or their lives, as a result of Hurricane Katrina. We extend our deepest sympathies. Together we're a stronger nation. This Beanie does not have a birthday. Comes with a tag protector.