Human relationships come and go, but your relationship with your dog? That ish is forever — which is why getting canine-inspired ink is an infinitely better idea than tatting a partner’s name somewhere on your body (just ask Johnny Depp).
If you’re on the hunt for the perfect doggy tattoo, look no further — pull ideas from our social media collection and then hit up your closest parlor ASAP.
Originally published December 2016. Updated April 2017.