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Is he up to date with vaccines, flea and wormers?
Thank you. Has he been sick at all? Any loose faeces?
Thank you. Any other health concerns? Like loosing weight? Sneezing, coughing? Eyes look gunky?
Thank you for all the information. I would be strongly suspicious if it's not his thyroid that starts to play up (eating more, sleeping more). This in my head would be consistent with hyperthyroidism, but we'd need a blood sample to conclude that. The only other thing it's always on the top of my list is neoplasia (cancer) given his age. It is very unlikely to be just "old age". I think the best starting point would be a good hands-on examination at your local vet and a blood sample to check how he is on the inside (+ thyroid).
Perfect, sounds like a good plan. If you've got any other questions, feel free to ask.