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a name used in the UK for a photosensitive dermatitis of the horse's face marked by a cyanotic appearance in the early stages of skin which later sloughs. The disease occurs in the spring and may be accompanied by such a severe edema that it resembles purpura hemorrhagica.
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The town is also home to Bluenose II
, a replica of the schooner Bluenose that, for 18 years until 1938, held the International Fisherman's Trophy defeating Canadian and, more importantly for Nova Scotians, American challengers in the race first established in 1920.
Her clothing has been worn by the crew of the Bluenose II
, sold at retail stores across the country, and presented to the Royal Family of Jordan.