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How much is the weight loss, and are you weighing him at the same times every day? One poop can cause a 25-30 gram weight drop. You should try to pick a time that's the same daily (say before he poops in the evening at x time, then in the morning when you check on him), write those weights down and note whether there's been a poop prior to it or not, and compare over a few days' time.

Is he eating the same amount of the Solid Gold he was eating before? Try counting the kibbles and recording that along with the weights for the day.

There are a few ways to get a hedgie to eat a new food. The best is often just to take some of the old food and mix it in a Ziploc baggie with some of the new. After they've been together a day or so, they'll smell similar. Another way is to grind up some of the new food and sprinkle the powder on the old food.

I would try to get some more x shaped foods, since he likes the Solid Gold. Sometimes shape will determine whether a food will be eaten or not. (Mine actually wouldn't eat x shaped foods for a long time.) Chicken Soup for the Cat Lover's Soul is also an x shape, have you tried it yet? The reason people recommend 2-3 foods is in case one brand discontinues, decides to switch ingredients, or the hedgie suddenly refuses to eat it--that way you have something the hedgie is used to that you can fall back on. It's not a dire situation if he won't eat more than one, but it can help if something happens that's out of your control in the future.

It does sound like he may just be wheeling more. Continue to monitor the weight at least twice a day and see if it plateaus out or if it's because of poops. If it continues to drop, a vet would be the best option to make sure there's nothing else going on.
 
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