Hello! New member, just joined today! (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? A - We got our first chickens last year from friends of ours who's coop was too full and they needed to down size. Then we recently added chicks from a hatching done at a local school. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? A - We currently have 9. (3) What breeds do you have? A - This is why I joined the group! haha We aren't sure! Which I think we were told what our original girls were but I can't remember. (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? A - I googled chicken forums. (5) What are some of your other hobbies? A - I have kids.....that should explain everything haha. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. A - Married with 2 kids, Blake - 3 and Maddyn - 2. We have 3 dogs, Molly (lab) and Toby and Jake (mini dachshunds), and 2 cats that are so recent they aren't named yet. I work for a bank as an internal auditor.