1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? No. 5 years ago, (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 29 (3) What breeds do you have? Novogen layer chicks (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? was a member several year ago (5) What are some of your other hobbies? photogrphy (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to shareI live in Durham nc with my wife, daughter, pit bull, and cat.