Like bunnies, newborn baby chicks and ducklings are synonymous with Easter as much as colored eggs are. But do they belong in baskets as gifts this holiday? Anthrozoologist and animal rights activist John Di Leonardo says it’s a definite no! “These little guys, they’re cute but they’re not pets,” he told Inside Edition. The problem is, many of these birds end up getting released into the wild after they grow up a bit - and they aren’t prepared to survive on their own.where does bek live?