(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I'm not new to chickens. My first flock was two years ago, however this is my first year raising silkie bantams. I have four. There's always something new to learn! (2) How many chickens do you have right now? I have 30... And more coming! (3) What breeds do you have? Silkie Bantams/Barred Rock/Sapphire Gems/Isa Browns/Golden Comets/White Leghorns/Cinnamon queens/RIR/Black Copper Marans/Olive Egger/Ayam Cemani/a few random others (4) How did you find out aboutBackYardChickens.com? A family member (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Raising chickens/feeding chickens/hatching eggs/ (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I also have dogs cats birds fish. I just love animals!