has joined Instagram.
"Hello Instagram… isn’t my Samantha just precious?" she wrote to go along with her first post , a picture of her with her dog.
It's fitting that Streisand, 72, would want to post about her beloved Coton de Tuléar. When she was promoting her film The Guilt Trip last year, she gushed that the dog was "the daughter I never had."
"She’s the most beautiful thing you've ever seen," Streisand told the Independent newspaper. "She speaks English. She understands English, I swear to God. She’ll come up to me and go ‘mmm.’ It sounds like a baby. That means she wants water. Or she’ll just look at me with those eyes and then she wants a treat."
The legendary performer added that she and her husband, James Brolin , bought a truck with a bench seat so that the dog could accompany them on road trips.
"She always comes with us," she said. "I would never leave her."
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