Thanks to a South Korean tattoo artist, we can now take our beloved pets everywhere we go. Sort of.

Even though tattoos are illegal in South Korea, a Seoul-based artist named Jiran is known for specializing in unique and fun pet tattoos. Instead of focusing on extreme detailing, Jiran recreates the pets in a fun way. Every single one of his cartoon-like tattoos is cheerful and brings out the pets' true spirit. You can find more of his tattoos on Instagram.

More info: Instagram (h/t: designtaxi)

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Harvey Tydeman 2 years ago

That is the cutest dog i have ever seen

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Aly Lopez 2 years ago

This is what my lil tux cat would look like if got a tatoo of him

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John L 2 years ago

I get to be the one on top!

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Brigitte 2 years ago

Ok, the overall style of his tattoos is... 'interesting' (to put it this way). But the shading of the cat's fur is really good.

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Madonna Rose 2 years ago

expression is right on

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Hatsune Chiku 2 years ago

That duck is adorable xD

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Jazmyn B (Jaz) 2 years ago

NOO they got the B&W cat's face marking wrong!! That's the cutest part!! xD

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AWESOMEPAWESOME 2 years ago

So fluffy

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Caitlyn McCracken 2 years ago

skipped the catnip and went straight to pot eh?

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jacluckycat 2 years ago

I like this one the traditional shading is nice

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Hans 2 years ago

The actual kittens looks really fluffy. :)

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tiagoobin 2 years ago

Awwww <3

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Aly Lopez 2 years ago

Woot!!! Love this!!!

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John L 2 years ago

Damnation and Pot doen't mix well.

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Sweep the Leg 2 years ago

Annyeong, little doggy!

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Molly Block 2 years ago

I would love to see what he'd make my beagle look like.

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Pandykinz 2 years ago

But... he has a black nose?

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Hisseefit 2 years ago

Must be a marijuana brownie bone

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John L 2 years ago

Obviously the artist gets better as he goes. This is the best one yet.

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Nash Nopper 2 years ago

awwwww <3

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Bethany 2 years ago

theee leeeaf

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Hans 2 years ago

Why is this more-or-less accurate cannabis leaf everywhere?

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Bethany 2 years ago

the leaf is still there

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tiagoobin 2 years ago

Love it!

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Judy Downey 2 years ago

Black kitties...the best

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Caitlyn McCracken 2 years ago

Kind of terrifying

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Kim Guereschi 2 years ago

What's with all the pot!!!!

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Judy Downey 2 years ago

A sweetie

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Judy Downey 2 years ago

Another sweetie

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MadamButterfly 2 years ago

What a gorgeous fur baby.

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jacluckycat 2 years ago

Picture looks like dog, tattoo looks like cat!

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Bethany 2 years ago

now they are eating the leaves!

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Judy Downey 2 years ago

A real cutie

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Sarah Ngakaari Hammond 2 years ago

What a gorgeous cat <3

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Melissa Weimerskir 2 years ago

That poor cat is getting eaten by a shark!

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Chrissy Alexander 2 years ago

I have fallen in love with this little dog <3

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Judy Downey 2 years ago

Brother & Sister

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Judy Downey 2 years ago

What a handsome tabby.

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Molly Block 2 years ago

The dog has a bandage on--he must have been bitten by a snake

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jacluckycat 2 years ago

Cutie

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Judy Downey 2 years ago

The handsome tabby offspring

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Caitlyn McCracken 2 years ago

Man these are just kind of terrifying

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Bree Lebran 2 years ago

This one is not very satisfying :/

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