(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? I am new to owning chickens, but grew up around them. My grandparents always had a nice-sized flock. I got my chicks in April of this year, and now have layers! (2) How many chickens do you have right now? Three (3) What breeds do you have? California White and Plymouth Barred Rock (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Web search (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Running, reading, snow skiing, volunteering with an adaptive ski program, and enjoying being a beloved child of God (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I am in the oil and gas business, am married to the love of my life, with a blended family of 6 amazing children, one incredible daughter-in-law, and two brilliant granddaughters. We have 2 smart and entertaining dogs and a very busy life. We are blessed.