A cat isn't just a pet. Since ancient times it has been a symbol of grace and poise. In ancient Egypt, they had cat goddesses and even mummified some of them just like humans. Egyptians held felines in the highest esteem, and killing one, even by accident, often resulted in death penalties.

To honor our feline friends, Bored Panda made a list of the best cat tattoo ideas ever. Upvote the ones you'd love to ink on your skin and submit your own cat tattoos if you already have one!

#1

Cat Tattoo

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Yvonne Bernal 2 years ago

These eyes look WAY to real! Wow!

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#2

Sketchy Half-cat Tattoo

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Yvonne Bernal 2 years ago

Peek-a-boo!

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#3

Cat Tattoo

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Arty 2 years ago

luckily the moustache is not symmetric :D

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#4

Cat Tattoo

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Yvonne Bernal 2 years ago

Those eyes look like marbles!

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#5

Cat Tattoo

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Kathleen Hanson 2 years ago

Different

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#6

Cat Tattoo

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Yvonne Bernal 2 years ago

This one made me smile :)

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#7

Cat Tattoo

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Katelin Hall 2 years ago

This is so cute!

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#8

Cat Tattoo

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Jahnabi Silponia 2 years ago

the cat is from wonderland :)

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#9

Cat Tattoo

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Adrian Jenkin (MarauderDeuce) 2 years ago

That is really very cool, could be a good tattoo for someone fighting depression, "Will always land on my feet."

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#10

Cat Tattoo

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Vervelende Panda 2 years ago

I'm so sorry, but I really see a farting cat.

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