I did call my vet. He laughed until he was gagging and breathless. He says a lot of things, which can be summed as *what did you expect?* and *no, there is no such thing as too much elk meat for a dog.*
Here is the apotheosis of this legendary tale, glorified with illustrations created from pumpkin carvings. They have way too much fun there in the MIT Media Lab.
And here's a link to the original thread.