Ack! Thanks Chris. I had assumed mine were just being spoilt and fussy although, to be fair, I had read of others feeding it on bread and them liking it.
I wonder if they developed the pellets for that reason. Presumably you wouldn’t have to do the same thing with horses and buns!
Anyway, they are drinking the water. Though they wont get as definite a 'dose' it will have to do. Maybe its my imagination but they do seem to be full of beans today!