Looks like a bee but stings multiple times..HELP!

Asked June 28, 2015, 4:48 PM EDT

Hello! I really need some help here. A few weeks ago I was sitting watching my chickens and what I thought was a bee landed on my face. I stayed still but it stung me anyway! I obviously moved away quickly and it followed me stinging me again on my face and arm before I finally killed it. Knowing that wasps, not bees, sting repeatedly I was convinced it was just a wasp not the ground "bees" by my chickens coop. Well a few days later another came at me and looked just like these ground "bees". So I dumped bleach down the holes I knew of, and felt guilty. I few days later I saw a couple trying to get in the old holes to the hive but had no problems.
Today one went after my dog!!! She got stung several times before I got it focused on me...and finally killed it. I'm really confused and don't know what to do. They can mess with me but not my furry kids! I know how important bees are and love them...whatever these are, they have to go. Any advice would be greatly appreciateThank you!

Bucks County Pennsylvania

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