(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? We are new to chickens, having only had them since February! (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 4 (3) What breeds do you have? Silkies. LOVE them! (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Random google search (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Painting. Reading. Home Improvement. Travel. NAPS! Competition swimming. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I have been a stay home mother for 9 years. When faced with what to do once both of my little girls were school aged, I choose to get back into school myself for massage therapy and bodywork. Wonderful decision! I will graduate in November. My husband is a pilot. We have two cats and three dogs in addition to our 4 Silkies.