Hello (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? Got my first chickens 2 days ago , I have helped an auntie with her chickens but these are the first I have ever owned. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? I have just 4 chickens at the moment. (3) What breeds do you have? Copper Black Maran's (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? A link from another website when looking for advice. (5) What are some of your other hobbies? I love computers, Reading, walking my dogs, and now chicken keeping. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. We have 1black cat called smudge he is 3 years old, 2 dogs one cocker spaniel called George he is seven years old and a basset hound called Mildred she is 3 years old. I am a Holistic therapist and a big animal lover. Love the site and sure I will be needing plenty of advice in the coming weeks and months I have lots to learn about chickens.