Many British citizens have had the unfortunate experience of wild foxes invading their homes, terrorizing their pets, and even attacking their children. Meanwhile, others (in the U.S., Siberia, and - yes - England) are intentionally taking them into their homes as pets. The quotes below link to stories on both sides of this divide.
but the other was on my bed and so was the fox. It was just standing there, looking at me and I backed out of the room because I was so shocked....Imagine if my son had been younger - he'd have been in there when the fox came in."