Variations on Animal Companion's Support Triggers

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Paizo Superscriber; Pathfinder Companion, Pathfinder Accessories Subscriber; Starfinder Superscriber

I'm assuming this is intentional/RAW, but wanted to double check how others have read it:

Triggers on doing damage

Triggers on a strike hitting (but does not need to do damage)

Bird, Cat, Wolf
Triggers on a strike doing damage.

Positional, movement based

So a badger's support action can be triggered by spells, while Bear, Bird, Cat,& Wolf are only triggered by melee/ranged strikes. (Spell attacks are not strikes under anything I've found). Is this correct?

That seems correct

Do other party members benefit from Dromaeosaur's Support Ability?

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