Love saves a house from fire…kept the pests out Why Love? What is it about the month of February as being the love month? It’s really a combination of a few events that have dubbed February as the month of love, but please don’t limit one’s self to just February. February 14th in England and France is considered to be the mating season for birds this coupled with the Lupercalia pagan ritual for fertility, and then, of course, St. Valentine’s day is probably some of the reasons that February is the month of love. There are many stories about Valentine.