24 Dog Crazy People With The Most Gorgeous Pup-Inspired Tattoos

Written by: Tasmai Uppin

March 19, 2015

There’s nothing more permanent and furever than having your body inked with your puppy love! In this case you don’t have to worry about covering it up due to a break-up or such!

We did another round-up of some gorgeous works of inked art! Check ’em out below!

Geometric Tattoos

Geometric tattoos are all the rage! But who could imagine that geometric tattoos would translate so well to dogs? If you’re looking for a design that is crisp, ultra-mod, and edgy, then this style is it!

1. Dog Tattoo 6

2.Dog Tattoo 2

3.Dog Tattoo 3


4.Dog Tattoo 5

Tribal Inspired Tattoos

It doesn’t get cooler than this! Intricate design takes inspiration from tribal art to manifest itself in absolute perfection!

5.Dog Tattoo 7

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7.Dog Tattoo 9

8.Dog Tattoo 10

9.Dog Tattoo 15

Whimsical Tattoos

From the wacky to the downright colorful, these pieces showcase the variety of ways to indulge your whimsical side while having your pup’s face shine through. Talk about uniqueness!

10.Dog Tattoo 16

11.Dog Tattoo 17

12.Dog Tattoo 18

13.Dog Tattoo 19

Simple Lined Tattoos

When in doubt the best route to go down is the simple one! You can never go wrong with simple and clean tattoo art. It can also become the canvas for future additions!

14.Dog Tattoo 26

15.Dog Tattoo 27

16.Dog Tattoo 29

17.Dog Tattoo 30

18.Dog Tattoo 31

Portrait Tattoos

If you can find a great tattoo artist who can capture your pups in all their glory, go forth! These pieces are so realistic, it’s hard to believe otherwise. The key is to pick the right tattoo artist as portrait tattoos can be tricky. You want to get as close to your pup’s actual face as you pawssibly can!

19.Dog Tattoo 32

20.Dog Tattoo 33

21.Dog Tattoo 36

22.Dog Tattoo 37

23.Dog Tattoo 39

24.Dog Tattoo 41

If these beauties have inspired you to get one of your own, keep these two points in mind:

a) Pick the tattoo artist based on the type of tattoo you plan on getting. Some are good at graphic styles, some at geometric patterns, while others rock portraits.

b) Colored tattoos show up differently on different skin tones. So do your research before you bound on over to a tattoo studio.

Featured image via @27tattoostudio_phx

Written by: Tasmai Uppin

March 19, 2015

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