(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I am brand new to chickens. I don't have any yet, but am trying to educate myself before purchasing. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? None yet (3) What breeds do you have? (4) What are your favorite aspects of raising backyard chickens? (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Container gardening, spending time with family, card games, board games (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I have been married for 11 years, I have one daughter who is 10. I have two indoor cats, one outdoor cat, and a dog. I work for the state of Florida. (7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community? Google search engine.