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Without further information it is very difficult for me to provide the best advice but I shall certainly try.
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The weight loss is a big red flag and likely indicates that whatever is going on is causing him to eat less. This can prove fatal if not treated promptly.
We would consider advanced dental disease, an infection or a tumour. He needs to see a vet ASAP so we can determine what is going on and start the most appropriate treatment.
At home, offer plenty of his favourite foods and try to ensure he is eating enough fibre and drinking water.
Please feel free to keep me updated and to ask any further questions you may have,
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