(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? two years ago, May 2007 (2) How many chickens do you have right now? Just 4, 2 two-years-olds; 2 11-week-olds (3) What breeds do you have? All barred rock hens. (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? doing a web search on how to introduce new chickens to older ones. (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Big time gardener; county fair participant in many categories; Art Car Fest participant--i have the bumpersticker car; collect cookie jars; S&Ps; head vases; WWI sheet music and older; ceramic skunks--my bathroom is full of 'em. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. Hubby of 34 yrs who lovingly (sometimes) puts up with all my collections; 1 20 yr-old son; 1 37-yr old stepson and 8-yr-old grandson; 2 weird cats; annoying skunk and racoon infestations--but they're sooo cute. 5,000 + redworms (i haven't named them yet). And my four BR girls: Millie, Tillie, Gertie & Flo. Am an antique/collectible dealer in a wonderful co-op of ladies (& a few guys) in Boulder Creek, CA. Live on a beautiful 1/2 acre on the San Lorenzo River under the redwoods. And my four girls are the best pets i've ever had!! I love them sooo much and they love me..well the 2 older ones at least...I'm working on the 2 younger ones...lol thanks backyardchickens for being there...and you're right! This site is verrrrry addictive. I love it!