Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I got my chickens in the spring. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? Right now I have 4 hens, 1 rooster, and 2 chicks. (3) What breeds do you have? I have silkies and olive eggers (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? A comment on a post I needed help with on Facebook. (5) What are some of your other hobbies? I have lots of fish, and we used to breed dogs. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I have too many fish to count. I have 1 German sheperd, and one cat. I go to school.