After lurking on this site for months before getting our girls, I took the plunge and signed up. So here it goes.. (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? A full fledged newbie, we just picked up the girls on Saturday June 4th. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 2 (they are 1 month old) (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? Im super cheap so I love finding ways to save $$ (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share 2 kidlets, girl child is 5 boy child is 3, and a hubs. Isabella and Goldie are our only pets. We got the chicks for the kids to raise, thougt it would be a great experience for them. I'm a stay at home mom. We live in Yorba Linda, which is a city in Orange County that embraces raising of animals.