(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? Brand new. Picked up 6 ISA Browns, and 2 Black Sex-links on 3/31. Gave 2 to the local guy from whom we've bought eggs before since 8 is too many for us to start with. (TSC was buy 6 get 2 free, so we figured we'd hook him up. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? (3) What breeds do you have? 6 total. 4 ISA Brown and 2 Black Sex-link. (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Google! (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Competitive BBQ. Lacrosse coach. Interested in blacksmithing, but have yet to set up a forge. Bought out first pop-up camper last Nov. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. 2 girls, aged 9 and 5 (who are going to help with the chickens), wife and myself. 5 cats. Tried a dog, but didn't work for us.