A horseshoe tattoo is a popular tattoo design, representing good luck. This tattoo symbolizes protection, power and strength, as the horseshoe is a very recognizable symbol of luck and good fortune. In many cultures, the horseshoe is seen as a good luck charm that wards off evil and ill fortune, much like a shield. It is also believed that a horseshoe can bring the wearer prosperity and good health, as well as strength and wealth. In addition to its spiritual and superstitious meanings, some people choose to get a horseshoe tattoo to honor the hard working, self-reliant qualities of the horse.