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I can't see the degree of the clubbing on her front feet but just from the front, they don't look terrible.
As far as that goes, and the cow-hocks as well, providing that you continue to give her good hoof care to keep her balanced, then I see no reason why she couldn't be ridden and live a full life as a riding partner. I really wouldn't worry much about the cow-hocks, but if you are concerned about the front hooves, you might have some x-rays done to see what the inner mechanics look like. If you've got a good farrier, you should be able to show them the x-rays so that they can make sure and balance those hooves as perfect as possible.
IMHO, as long as she doesn't show signs of lameness or soreness, then I would ride her.
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