(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? Brand new, I got chicks for my 18th birthday which was the 22nd of March. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? I have in 12 chickies. (3) What breeds do you have? 2 Rhode Island reds, 2 New Hampshires, 2 black sex links, 2 Turkens, 2 cuckoo marans, 1 barred rock, and 1 brown leghorn. (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? I've know about it for a while, but I found it while searching for info on chickens. (5) What are some of your other hobbies? I am a jack of all traits. I like gardening, crafting, raising animals, and playing my saxophone. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I live at home with my parents. I have 6 dogs, 2 cats, 1 African clawed frog, 2 fish, and 1 pineapple green cheek conure. I am going to be a veterinarian when I'm older, I start college in the fall.