How to get cat to drink from electric water fountain?

On the vets recommendation that he drink more water I purchased a drinking fountain. These work with an aquarium pump to make a mini fountain - the same effect as a running tap which cats like to drink from - but it has been on the floor for nearly 3 weeks and my cat has shown no interest whatsover in drinking from... show more On the vets recommendation that he drink more water I purchased a drinking fountain. These work with an aquarium pump to make a mini fountain - the same effect as a running tap which cats like to drink from - but it has been on the floor for nearly 3 weeks and my cat has shown no interest whatsover in drinking from it - any ideas?
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