A dog isn't just a pet. They do not care about your career choices, your wealth or your flaws, a dog will love you no questions asked.

It's no surprise that for dog owners losing their dog is just as bad as losing a human friend. To honor their best friend these people chose to ink their skins with their dog's portrait.

Bored Panda collected some of the most beautiful tattoos honoring dogs. Upvote the ones you'd love to ink on your skin and submit your own dog tattoos if you already have one!

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Heather 2 years ago

Very cute and an excellent way to depict a terrier.

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Denise Baudin 2 years ago

High 5, love it!

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Moy 2 years ago

Woah, i love it

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Alexandra Lee 2 years ago

very pretty, don't like the location (thigh?)

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Sami 2 years ago

A friend of mine is getting this in remembrance of his dog that passed away.

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criminalgirl 2 years ago

Absolutely stunning, I'm not a tat fan really, but I would have this...

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Socially Awkward 2 years ago

This is adorable. Well of course. It's a fat puppy. How could it not be?!

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Zugga aka Pia Isabell 2 years ago

100% mega cute 😍😍😍

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Steffen Beth 2 years ago

Really cool design.... skilled artist in two styles who made that....

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Jamison Frances 2 years ago

Immediately put a smile on my face!

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Jana Janko 2 years ago

so beautiful and sad

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#12

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Kate Swartz 2 years ago

Love this.

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Jay Smith 2 years ago

Picasso's dog is an awesome idea for a simplistic tat design!

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Silent Skeleton 2 years ago

Cool photo as well as tattoo :o)

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Jamison Frances 2 years ago

Awww...

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Socially Awkward 2 years ago

Those eyes!!! <3

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#17

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Bea Kovacs 2 years ago

awesome

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criminalgirl 2 years ago

Oh lovely English Bull Terrier, love this one.

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Kate Swartz 2 years ago

Gorgeous

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Caitlyn McCracken 2 years ago

Those almost look fake they're so detailed (for the size)

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#22

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Caroline Valentine 2 years ago

Aw

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Jana Janko 2 years ago

I love the simplicity of this tatoo!

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#24

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Socially Awkward 2 years ago

I love how colorful it is!

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#25

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Caroline Valentine 2 years ago

Looks real

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Kate Swartz 2 years ago

Simplistic beauty

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#27

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Emma Lynn 2 years ago

Pixel pup

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Lou Wow 2 years ago

Sweet tummies on those dogs!

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Silent Skeleton 2 years ago

It took me a second to see it, this is super cool!

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#30

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criminalgirl 2 years ago

I love Jack Russell Terriers, they are my favourite breed...they are fearless little psychopaths, and very sweet at the same time.

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tiagoobin 2 years ago

This makes my heart jump! <3

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Kate Swartz 2 years ago

Pretty

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#33

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Kate Swartz 2 years ago

So sweet

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LauRa Morgan 2 years ago

So detailed and so tiny!

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#35

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Caroline Valentine 2 years ago

Awesome

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Nancy Arnold 2 years ago

From the Disney film frankenweenie

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#37

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Kate Swartz 2 years ago

So sweet

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#38

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Socially Awkward 2 years ago

This one is unique. I love it!

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#39

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Kate Swartz 2 years ago

Cute

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Jamison Frances 2 years ago

Looks like taken from a child's drawing - too cute!

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criminalgirl 2 years ago

Fantastic tat, very detailed and great likeness.

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Steffen Beth 2 years ago

Wow....

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#43

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Jasmine Chen 2 years ago

The best! Where do you get it?

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Sami 2 years ago

What a grin on the pup!

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James Harrison 2 years ago

Permanently together forever I just wish I thought of that before my dog passed away

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Lou Wow 2 years ago

That sand looks real.

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#51

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Jana Janko 2 years ago

This dog obviously loves blueberries :)

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Kate Swartz 2 years ago

Beautiful

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Jane Strohl 1 year ago

LOVE!!!!!

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#55

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maggiemoonbeam 2 years ago

Wonderfully minimal, but unmistakable for the pup's owners.

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maggiemoonbeam 2 years ago

I love it...would also love to have thighs like this!!

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#57

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maggiemoonbeam 2 years ago

sweeeeeeet!

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#58

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Lila Pratt 2 years ago

Very beautiful !!!

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Magpie 2 years ago

Infinite love gorgious!

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Moy 2 years ago

Wow

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Sami 2 years ago

They got the whit area wrong

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Zugga aka Pia Isabell 2 years ago

Cute one eye puppy 💕

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Lou Wow 2 years ago

Someone said.......WALKIES!!!!!!

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Moy 2 years ago

It looks like my dog :')

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Magpie 2 years ago

very nice!

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Magpie 2 years ago

Lolol oh very well done

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Pi... 2 years ago

Yuss!

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Jana Bazoosh 2 years ago

Is it real tattoo or just a drawing made by felt-tip pen? :D Looks like someone was trying if it writes on the skin before the paw was drawn :D

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Jena Annet 2 weeks ago

Awesome!

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maggiemoonbeam 2 years ago

Perfection. Made me cry!

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Ailien Meyer 2 years ago

Very clever

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Abby Rexroth 2 years ago

Genius design!

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Pace D'Verwest 1 year ago

Who's the artist?

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Marlene Petersson 7 months ago

❤️❤️❤️

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