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In this editorial we provide a brief introduction and summarize the manuscripts that compose this Special Issue on The application of stable isotope analysis in mammalian ecology. This Special Issue contains 3 methodological manuscripts that document previously unreported discrimination or correction factors for stable isotope analysis. The remaining 6 papers are applied research-style manuscripts that will assist researchers in using stable isotope analysis to address management of various species occupying a variety of landscapes.