Bully breeds are some of the most popular dogs around. Although they've had an unfortunate reputation in the past, society is coming around to realize that they're just as lovable as any pooch around. There are a variety of dogs in the bully breed category, with sizes ranging from small to extra large. The bully breed originated from the Molosser, a dog that came from Ancient Greece and was bred with other dogs to create the bullies we know and love today. Many tattoo lovers have bully breeds in their lives and they've chosen to show their pooch pride with permanent art. Take a look at 30 tattoos with illustrate six of the most popular bully breeds in the gallery below, then let us know if you have a bully breed in your life in the comments section on social media.

English Bulldog

Origin: England

Lifespan: 8-10 years

Size: Medium

Colors: White, fawn, piebald, white and fawn, brindle and white, red and white, red brindle, red

Famous Owners: The Beckhams, The Jolie-Pitts, P!nk, Adam Sandler, John Legend

French Bulldog

Origin: France

Lifespan: 10-12 years

Size: Small

Colors: Fawn, brindle, white, tan, brindle and white, black

Famous Owners: Reese Witherspoon, The Rock, Madonna, Lady Gaga, Martha Stewart

American Pit Bull Terrier

Origin: United States

Lifespan: 12-16 years

Size: Large

Colors: Black, white, brindle, fawn, tan, blue, grey, brown, red

Famous Owners: Jessica Alba, Jennifer Aniston, Alicia Silverstone, Tom Brady, Norman Reedus

Boston Terrier

Origin: United States

Lifespan: 11-13 years

Size: Small

Colors: Black and white, brindle and white, seal and white

Famous Owners: Rose McGowen, Louis Armstrong, Joan Rivers, Jake Gyllenhaal, Denise Richards

Bull Terrier

Origin: England

Lifespan: 10-14 years

Size: Medium

Colors: White, tri-color, brindle and white, fawn and white, red and white, black and brindle

Famous Owners: Marc Jacobs, Taylor Swift, Tom Hardy, Lily Allen, Eric Clapton

American Staffordshire Terrier

Origin: United States

Lifespan: 10-15 years

Size: Large

Colors: Black, brindle, fawn, sable, blue, brown

Famous Owners: Kaley Cuoco, Rachel Ray, Linda Blair, Danny Trejo, Kevin Bacon