Women have always favored dolphin tattoo designs. 95% of all dolphin tattoos lay upon female canvases. This is largely to due to the social friendly nature of this particular porpoise.
Dolphin tattoo are defined in two separate categories, traditional and tribal. Native Americans first drew decorative images of dolphins upon there bodies and they are still considered a sacred mammal in many cultures. If you choose this tribal influence you are most likely making a statement of ethnology.
A woman that chooses a dolphin tattoo in the traditional style is saying that she is intelligent, gregarious, and ready for anything.
Be sure to make your dolphin tattoo match your personality, they can be placed pretty much anywhere on the body and are a fun design.