hello, i am new to raising chicks. i would like to get some advice and information so here is a list of questions. first of all, i want to say thanks for helping me to the right direction. 1. where to buy little chicks locally here in beaverton, oregon 2. what kind of breed should i get 3. we are a family of 3, myself, wife and our little dog. will my dog be a problem? she a little 6 pounds of sweeten! 4.how big should the coop be for 2-3 chicken 5.as for the chicken run, would it be great if it just dirt or sand on top of dirt? 6. will have a heat lamp installed in the coop for cold weather, i see some picture of the chicken coop but don't where to put the lamp and how long should the lamp be turn on? during the night or day. again i live in NW and its rain a lot 7. once the chicken coop is built and heat lamp is install, we can just put the little chicks in their new home or is there a way to raise them before or a waiting period before i put them into their new home. thank you so much and sorry if my grammar isn't great!