(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? Kinda, My dad had them when I was small. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 25 on the way......... Taking forever. I cant wait. (3) What breeds do you have? red star on the way. (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Web search. (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Untill now. fishing and hunting. (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. Wife of 21 years this may. 2 cats. a brooder and hen house under construction.