(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I've had chickens all my life. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? I currently have 12 hens and one roo. (3) What breeds do you have? I have a buff Orpington, red and black sex-links, a leghorn, a light Bahama, and a pair of suramas. (4) How did you find out aboutBackYardChickens.com? I had a chickend with respiratory problems and was looking up what could possibly cause her problems and stumbled upon this website.