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If you think the base level MINI One has `get up and go', then this one positively strains at the leash.
Catching a whiff of something interesting, first dog Buddy strains at the leash as he heads to the beach with President Clinton in tow during a brief walk Thursday at Hilton Head, S.
The dog strains at the leash as the country goes from strength to strength, before breaking free and running into the future.