News Headlines
Mon. Jun 1st 2020
The Wild Horse Volunteer Fire Dept. was paged out by the Catron County Sheriff's Office last night for "smoke smell", after a Wild Horse resident started shooting off "aerial" ...
Thu. May 21st 2020
Due to increasing fire danger and to prevent human-caused ignitions, the Bureau of Land Management implemented fire restrictions on BLM-managed lands in New Mexico on May 20 at 12:01 a.m.Prohibitions...
Sat. May 16th 2020
Wild Horse Fire Department had 3 fire trucks out this morning in the Wild Horse Ranch Subdivision. In 3 hours time, these fire trucks were almost hit 4 times by careless drivers! The Wild Horse fire u...
Thu. May 14th 2020
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Wed. Apr 1st 2020
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Wildland Fire Season is Here!  Are you Ready?
  See "Files" and then "Fire Prevention - Wildland Fires" and also "Evacuation Planning"
 
Latest Wildland Fire Information - See "Links" - New Mexico Fire Information

 

Wild Horse Volunteer Fire Department Mission Statement

To respond in a safe manner to all reported emergencies in the community of the Wild Horse Ranch Subdivision and the mutual aid areas.  To help residents of the Wild Horse Ranch Subdivision deal with natural and man-made emergencies. And with the resources available and with the utmost regard for the safety of the members of the department, work to the best of its abilities to limit the loss of life, the environment, and property. In carrying out this Mission, the Wild Horse Volunteer Fire Department will:

Give top priority to fire fighter safety; encourage the professional and personal development of our members; work as teams to take full advantage of our knowledge, skills, and creativity; and communicate openly and honestly to our members and community to inspire trust and confidence.

Community Services Provided by the Wild Horse Volunteer Fire Dept.

For whatever reason, the image of fire departments is such that many people believe the only job responsibility of fire fighters is to extinguish fires. The reality is fire departments have evolved so that they provide a wide variety of services, both emergency and non-emergency.  Wild Horse Volunteer Fire Department provides the following emergency and non-emergency services to our Community:

Fire Suppression for Structure Fires, Vehicle Fires, and Wildland Fires

Structure Protection during Wildland Fires

1st Aid, CPR, and use of  Automated External Defibrillators (AED’s)

Landing Zone Assistance to Medical Helicopters

Assistance to Pie Town EMS/Fire and Local and State Law Enforcement

Basic Hazardous Materials Response

Special Rescue Situations like Swift Water Rescue

Fire Prevention Activities

Fire and Arson Investigation

Public Fire Safety Education

Evacuation of Public during Emergencies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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