(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? ive had chickens off on since i was a kid (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 18 (3) What breeds do you have? barred rock, cornish, cornish x rock, old english game (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? google (5) What are some of your other hobbies? hunting (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. i am married with 2 daughters and a son, 4 dogs, 2 goats, 3 rabbits, 2 ponies, 1 donkey and some goldfish. im the "phone man".