(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? ~3 years ago (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 6 (3) What breeds do you have? Rhode Island Red (1), Barred Rock (5) (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Google (5) What are some of your other hobbies? I dabble in computers. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. 2 dogs, 2 hermit crabs, and did I mention that I dabble in computers?