(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I just bought my first chicks a week ago. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 16 (3) What breeds do you have? Buff Orpingtons (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Google search (5) What are some of your other hobbies? I breed and show Birman cats, Quailridgebirmans.com. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. Beside breeding and showing Birman cats, I also have a Christmas ornament business, Heirloomstocherish.com.